Following a stint in the hospital after emergency heart surgery in March, Mel Tillis is well on his way to recovery. His quadruple-bypass surgery occurred after Mel, 81, had been suffering from chest pains for several months. Once doctors discovered the problem, Mel was admitted to surgery and released a little more than a week later.
“After about a week, I was ready to go home,” Mel told Country Weekly. Mel started his rehab in Nashville, but since has relocated to Florida, where he has a ranch in Ocala, to continue his recovery. read more at Country Weekly