Carter made the announcement Sunday in church
Former President Jimmy
“He said he got a scan this week and the cancer was gone,” churchgoer Jill Stuckey told the Atlanta Journal Constitution. “The church, everybody here, just erupted in applause.”
In a video later posted by NBC News, Carter said: “When I went (for an MRI) this week they didn’t find any cancer at all.” He went on to describe the treatment he had received, adding, “A lot of people prayed for me, and I appreciate that.”
“I’ll be prepared for anything that comes,” he said at the time.
Watch the video of Carter‘s announcement below.