NEW ORLEANS, La. (KTVE/KARD) — Edwin Edwards, the lively former Louisiana governor who served time for racketeering, dies at age 93.
This news follows an announcement made last week that Edwards was in hospice care. Those who are close to him said he was facing death with a positive spirit; saying “I have lived a good life”.
Edwards carried catchy nicknames throughout his life such as the Silver Fox and the Cajun Prince.
The Associated Press contributed to this article.