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