Another update has surfaced regarding the health of pro wrestling legend Jerry “The King” Lawler.
The official Instagram account of the WWE Hall of Fame legend provided the following statement, along with some photos of “The King” in the hospital with fellow Memphis wrestling legend and fellow WWE Hall of Fame legend “The Mouth of the South” Jimmy Hart.
“Update on Jerry: Jerry had a massive Stroke on monday afternoon in ft. myers Florida. He is stable now in a Ft. Myers hospital and now able to walk and groom himself. His speech is limited, but he will regain a full recovery with rehabilitation. He thanks all of his friends, family & fans for the continued prayers and looks forward to seeing everyone and getting back to work in the near future. Jerry received a nice visit with long time friend, Jimmy Hart today.”
Update on Jerry: After suffering a massive Stroke Monday. He is now recovering in a Fort Myers, FL hospital. His speech is limited, but with rehabilitation will regain a full recovery. He thanks everyone for the continued prayers and will be back in the near future. pic.twitter.com/2Ge4XuKVr4
— Jerry Lawler (@JerryLawler) February 8, 2023