Jackson County Legislator Crystal Williams is battling breast cancer.
The 2nd District at-large representative announced her diagnosis on Facebook.
She said she expects to miss a few meetings, but added, “Believe me, I will be paying attention.”
She’s served on the Legislature since her 2010 election.
In her statement, she said the tumor is small and there was no lymph node involvement. “All good news with excellent prognosis for full recovery,” she wrote.
Williams will undergo surgery next week.