The Five Most Heartwarming Moments Of Barbara Bush's Funeral

"The first lady of the greatest generation."

1. Mourners shared tales from the 73-year marriage of Barbara and George

2. Husband George H.W. Bush wore socks covered in images of hardcover books

The socks worn by the 41st President of the United States of America at today’s funeral for former First Lady Barbara Bush.

Barbara Bush long pushed a love for reading, public libraries, and literacy, and founded the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy.

“She believed literacy a fundamental, civil, and human right and gave the cause her all,” said Meacham.

3. Son Jeb started crying when he said his mother “was beautiful til the day she died”

4. Four former presidents were in attendance

5. Many joked about Bush's cutting sense of humor

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