HATTIESBURG, MS (WLOX) - Here is a statement released by Michael Gilbert's parents, Bill and Melissa, Monday evening:
After being released to a regular room last night and steady improvement throughout the day, Michael was released from University Medical Center this afternoon and is resting comfortably at home. Although he still has a long way to go, our family sincerely appreciates all that has been done for Michael during this difficult time.
Without prayers and encouragement he has received daily, he would not be where he is today.
Please continue to lift up Michael in your prayers for a complete recovery. We will continue to let you know how he is doing.
Bill and Melissa Gilbert