Mom is resting comfortably in intensive care. The neurosurgeon said there's no reason she shouldn't be able to recover (as in, resume a normal life); however, he cautioned, it will take time.
My mom with Porter Wagoner, taken in July, 1997, at the Grand Ole Opry
I appreciate your prayers and well wishes. They mean so much to my family and me. I'll print everything out for my mom to read when she is able -- which, prayerfully, will be very soon.