Britney Spears' Dad Jamie Spears Had Leg Amputated

Britney Spears’ Dad Jamie Spears Hospitalized

Jamie Spears is on the mend after experiencing harrowing health issues.

The father of Britney Spears recently had his leg amputated due to a bacterial infection, according to TMZ, which published photos of the 71-year-old recovering from the procedure on Dec. 12.

As seen in the images, Jamie sat in a wheelchair as he was escorted around a warehouse in Kentwood, La. It appeared that his leg was amputated above his knee.

News of Jamie's struggles with a serious infection initially came to light in October, though People reported at the time that he was recovering at an outpatient clinic following a stint in the hospital. The patriarch—who is also dad to Jamie…