The former presidents Jimmy Carter and Kathleen Carter are seen in this undated photo.

They are seen on Oct. 21, 2017, at the opening of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library in Little Rock, Ark.

Carter is pictured on Oct, 22, 2017.

AP photo/NBC NewsPresident Jimmy Carter (center) with former president George H.W. Bush at the unveiling of the Carter Presidential Center at the White House in Washington, D.C., in February, 1992.AP/GettyCarter has been one of the most visible faces of the civil rights movement, and his death on Oct 22 at age 89 comes as a major blow to the movement.

The Carter Center said he died in his sleep in his Dallas home.

His family released a statement that read, “Our father was an outstanding leader, a committed friend, and an inspiration.

His vision, wisdom, and leadership of our country and the world will live on as a beacon of light in our time.”

President Jimmy Clinton (center), with his wife, Hillary Rodham Clinton, and their daughter, Chelsea, walk to a White House ceremony with then-President George H W. Bush (left) in 2001.AP file/The Washington PostIn a statement released by the Carter Center, former first lady Hillary Clinton said she was devastated by the loss of former President Jimmy Obama, who died of cancer in April, “who was a devoted husband, father, son, and friend to so many.”

In addition to his wife and daughter Katie, former President Bill Clinton, his wife Hillary, and other family members are among the dozens of people who attended the ceremony.

Former president George W. Clinton and his wife Jill Clinton attend the opening ceremony of the George W Bush Presidential Center in 2002.AP File/The Associated PressPresident Jimmy Bush (center left) and former president Bill Clinton (right) attend a dinner honoring former president Ronald Reagan in the White Castle hotel in Washington on Nov. 2, 2003.AP photo/GettyFormer President Jimmy and his first lady, Hillary Clinton, with former President Barack Obama at the inauguration of the National Archives in Washington in January, 2009.AP Photo/Pete SouzaPresident Barack Obama (left), with former first ladies Michelle Obama (center right) and Chelsea Clinton, attend the funeral service for former first family members Jacqueline Kennedy, Bill Clinton and Jill Biden at the Bethesda Memorial Chapel in Washington.AP files/Associated PressThe Carter Presidential Memorial, a former presidential office building in Washington D.c., is seen in January.AP:AP