Fordice Confirms Condition

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Former Mississippi Gov. Kirk Fordice has been diagnosed with a form of leukemia.

Fordice confirmed his illness Wednesday but did not specify the type of leukemia.

His health has been in question since midway through his first term.

John Arledge, Deputy Chief of Staff to Gov. Haley Barbour and a former top Fordice aide, said Fordice has always been a fighter and he'll fight this disease with determination.


WTOK-TV 815 23rd Ave Meridian, Ms. 39301 Phone: (601) 693-1441
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 923317 - wtok.com/a?a=923317
Gray Television, Inc.