Waffle House co-founder Joe Rogers Sr., has died

Staff reports Updated: March 6, 2017 at 12:44 pm • Published: March 6, 2017 0
photo - Waffle House Co-Founder Joseph (Joe) Wilson Rogers, Sr., passed away at the age of 97 on Friday. (AP file)
Waffle House Co-Founder Joseph (Joe) Wilson Rogers, Sr., passed away at the age of 97 on Friday. (AP file)
Waffle House Co-Founder Joseph (Joe) Wilson Rogers, Sr., passed away at the age of 97 on Friday. 

Waffle House Co-Founder Joseph (Joe) Wilson Rogers, Sr., passed away at the age of 97 on Friday.

His loss is felt by his family and more than 40,000 Waffle House associates across the country. 

A memorial service and celebration of life will be held Wednesday.

“We’re not in the restaurant business,” Joe Rogers, Sr. would say. “We’re in the people business.” 

Read more at 11alive.com.

Comment Policy

Like us on Facebook