Founder Of Golden Corral Restaurants Dies
Posted April 18, 2005 11:05 a.m. EDT
RALEIGH, N.C. — A restaurant pioneer has died.
William Foster Carl passed away at his Raleigh home over the weekend.
The 63-year-old and a friend opened Golden Corral in Fayetteville in 1972.
The chain now has almost 500 restaurants in 39 states.
There is no word on what caused Carl's death.