Decades of Drinking Behind Her, a Mother Faces a Steep Road Ahead

At the end of a country road, inside the walls of a quaint and calm Hattiesburg, Miss., home, a family was in crisis. Lynn Wardlow, a 50-year-old wife and mother of three, had been a drinker for more than 20 years. All the while, though, she ran a family business and raised her children. In January, "20/20" visited Wardlow. It was the day before she'd planned to give up alcohol for good. "My hands are shaking," said Wardlow as she packed her bags. "God, I hope I remembered to bring...Full Story
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