Fw: David Bass heart transplant
- Y'alls, David Bass is the fiddler for the Freighthoppers, an oldtime band
that played a lot at bluegrass festivals around the country. Been very
ill. - Bill
----- Original Message -----
From: "Nancy Mamlin" <mamlinnl@...>
Sent: Wednesday, October 31, 2001 6:51 PM
Subject: Re: David Bass heart transplant
> From what I heard, he was out of surgery at 11am, with everything going
> and the heart pumping nicely...
> Great news, indeed! Ironically, I was driving by the hospital Tuesday
> afternoon and nearly stopped in, but didn't since I was expected at my
> aunt's house...
> "Alice Gerrard" <oth@...> wrote in message
> > This came from Amy Davis and Jon Newlin:
> > Folks,
> > It looks like David finally has a new heart! Carol (David's mother)
> > us last night with the news that David was getting prepped for the heart
> > transplant surgery. At that time, they didn't know whether the new heart
> > would be good or not, but this morning she thinks it must have been,
> > they haven't brought him back from surgery yet. They started the
> > at 2 am last night. This is the 7th transplant they have done at the
> > hospital in the last 3 days!
> > Please pass along the news to anyone interested.
> > Keep him in your thoughts and prayers,
> > Amy & Jon