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Waffle House co-founder Thomas Forkner dies

Forkner’s death closely follows the passing of co-founder Joe Rogers Sr.

Thomas F. Forkner, who co-founded the Waffle House chain more than 60 years ago, died on April 26, in Johns Creek, Ga. He was 98 years old.

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