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GA congressman, Bo Callaway, recovering from emergency surgery

Former congressman Bo Callaway is in the hospital, recovering from emergency surgery. Former congressman Bo Callaway is in the hospital, recovering from emergency surgery.

Formercongressman Howard "Bo" Callaway is in the hospital, recovering from emergencysurgery.

Callaway Gardens released astatement saying the 85-year-old suffered a cerebral hemorrhage. He washospitalized in Columbus and transported to Emory Hospital in Atlanta aftercomplaining of a severe headache. Callaway is currently in the ICU.  

Callaway served one term in congress, before losing a close race for governorin the mid-1960s. He was also the former Secretary of the Army and a keyparticipant with his parents, Cason and Virginia Callaway, in the creation ofCallaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, GA. 

Edward Callaway, middle son offive children and Chairman of the Board/CEO of Callaway Gardens stated,"Your thoughts and prayers are appreciated at this time." 

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