Tony Snow Dies at 53

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Bush is mourning his former White House press secretary, Tony Snow, who has died of cancer at the age of 53.

He'd been a reporter, presidential speech writer, and, most recently, a commentator for CNN. Bush says Snow "brought wit, grace, and a great love of country to his work."

Snow was scheduled to make an apperance here in West Texas in August. He was to headline a fundraiser for Centers for Children and Families on August 5th.