Taylor County Jailer Hack Marcum is recovering from surgery and is expected to be back home soon.
Marcum's daughter, Angie Call, said her father went to see his doctor recently and, as a result, had a procedure last Monday.
He had surgery on Wednesday, she said, and has been recovering since. Call said her father is expected to recover and be well soon.
Call said her father declined to reveal the specifics of his surgery, only that he appreciates those wishing him well.