Jerry Lee Lewis suffers stroke, recovering in Memphis

Credit: Rick Diamond

Credit: Rick Diamond

Music legend Jerry Lee Lewis is recovering after suffering a "minor stroke."

According to a post on his social media pages, Lewis suffered a minor stroke Thursday night and is recuperating in Memphis.

The post said doctors are expecting a full recovery.

Lewis’ family is requesting privacy while the music legend recovers.

"The Killer looks forward to getting back into the studio soon to record a Gospel record and on the road performing live for his fans," the post said. "His family requests privacy at this time. Well wishes and prayers are greatly appreciated."

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