Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Joiner Anderson Funeral Home in Statesboro
Monday, January 28, 2013
Sunday, January 27, 2013
Ms. Rogers owned Feast restaurant but closed it last February to concentrate on battling breast cancer. Another Decatur business owner, Corinne Herbst of the Alexia Gallery, died last week of complications from breast cancer.
Teri Rogers, former owner of Feast restaurant in Decatur, died Saturday at her sister's home in Marietta. Ms. Rogers had been battling breast cancer and closed Feast, located across from the old Decatur train depot, last February to concentrate on her health. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, at Joiner Anderson Funeral Home at 502 Miller Street Extension in Statesboro. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be sent to the American Cancer Society at 515 Denmark St., Suite 500, Statesboro, GA 30458. Attention: Kay Nay. The Feast website provided this biographical information about Ms. Rogers. Teri has been in the restaurant business …
Friday, February 24, 2012
I'll never forget a dinner with friends at Feast. Now that the restaurant is closing, share your memories.
My wife and I married on a beautiful Saturday in April 2009. The next day, we went out to dinner with guests from Plano, Texas -- Angie and Doug, Susan's best friend from high school and her husband. Susan and Angie had reconnected after 25 years. I'd never met Doug or Angie until 48 hours earlier. We wanted good food, of course, but also a relaxed, casual space where we could hear each other talk. We chose Feast, a cozy neighborhood restaurant blocks from the more highly publicized restaurants on the Decatur Square. We sat on the terrace in back and enjoyed the spring breeze and the late afternoon sun. We toasted each other and Doug told stories about serving in the Marines. Susan and Angie talked about the dumb things they did at …