Just one day before the presidential election Barack Obama’s Grandmother, Madelyn Payne Dunham, died at the age of 86. This sad news was relayed by Obama with her sister during his campaign trail in Charlotte, N.C.
“She was the cornerstone of our family, and a woman of extraordinary accomplishment, strength, and humility. She was the person who encouraged and allowed us to take chances.” the statement state about Dunham.
Madelyn Payne Dunham, Obama’s grandmother, died from cancer. Last Month Obama take a short break to visit his grandmother in Hawaii after the latter health decline. This event is deciding factor to consider in the coming election tomorrow, will this gain Obama enough sympathy to swing votes to his side? or is it a bad omen for his presidential career? We don’t know but votes tally will reveal if this is bad or good omen.
Condolences to the family of the good senator. Report says that Obama will continue his campaign trail and the family will have a private ceremony after his campaign is finished.