(CHANNEL 1 ATLANTA) [NASHVILLE, TN] [UPDATED: THURSDAY 4/5/12 @ 6:41 AM ET]
Country Music Legend George Jones is out of the hospitol and is resting at home today after suffering from a “upper respiratory invection” according to a spokesman for Jones that published the following statement on the singers website reading in full last week…
“George Jones remains hospitalized with an upper respiratory infection. Reports that Mr. Jones has pneumonia, are simply false. Mr. Jones is being treated with antibiotics in order to clear up his respiratory infection and will remain in a Nashville area hospital until Tuesday,” says Kirt Webster, publicist for George Jones.
“Thanks to all my fans and friends for their prayers and support during this time,” adds George Jones.
A new statement released by a Jones spokesman this week said the following…
“George Jones wants to thank all his friends and fans for their prayers and well wishes over the past few days. Mr. Jones will be resting at home until he plans to return to the stage on April 20th in Minnesota”
Jones is 80 years old. We wish you well George!