41 years old, and with his whole life in front of him. What a tragic story. A man with a bright future and a young family has passed away, and you can guess what the COD is being described as … yup, Covid-19.
This newly elected Republican Congressman was mere days away from being sworn in as a sitting member of the next Congress. This one just does not sit right with me, but here is what the media is saying.
Fox News is reporting:
The incoming representative for Louisiana’s 5th Congressional District, 41, was first admitted to a hospital on Dec. 19 and later transferred to LSU Health Shreveport in critical condition and “apparently suffered a cardiac event” on Tuesday that led to his death, Shreveport Dr. G.E. Ghali told NOLA.com.
Letlow’s passing has inspired his friends, family and acquaintances to share sympathetic messages and fond memories of the young father of two on social media, highlighting Letlow’s life and accomplishments before he was elected to serve his home state in Washington, D.C.
Letlow is survived by his wife Julia and two children, 3-year-old Jeremiah and 11-month-old Jacqueline.
The “ninth-generation Louisianian,” according to his LinkedIn profile, was the youngest son of Dianne and Johnny Letlow and grandson to the late Mr. and Mrs. John Letlow of Start and Mr. and Mrs. Richard Taylor of Start.’
Our hearts and prayers are with the family of Mr. Letlow, may his wife, children and family find peace and comfort in the people that love them.
This is a developing story and will be updated as we learn more