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    Beloved Beef Burger owner Ralph Havis has passed away:Local Legend gone at age 78

    from www.myfox8.com:FOX 8 News…. CLICK HERE for photo… GREENSBORO, N.C. — Ralph Franklin Havis, the owner of Beef Burger in Greensboro, has passed away, according to an Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services obituary. He was 78. Havis was born in Tampa, Florida, on Jan. 28, 1943, and passed away on Wednesday. Beef Burger, a beloved Greensboro restaurant, closed permanently in May. After the business’ closure, a sign posted on the door of the restaurant read, “Beef Burger is closed permanently. Ralph appreciates all the thoughts & prayers from customers and friends. We humbley (sic) thank you for years of service.”…

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    Local Reports:Beef Burger Gone/Closed and ‘The Beef’ won’t be coming back

    The Beef Burger, at 1040 West Lee Street/West Gate City Blvd., is CLOSED….Gone for good this time…The Beef won’t be coming back…Owner Ralph Havis’ health issues have forced closure of this Greensboro/Gate City landmark…. (Beef Burger/Biff Burger was at the same spot, here in Greensboro, for over 60 years.) Ralph Havis’ health has failed and there is no one left in the Havis family to run/operate the Beef Burger…… CLICK HERE for more details on the permanent closure of the Ralph Havis Beef Burger, from Jamie Biggs at the News and Record…Some very good Woody Marshall photos going along with…

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    Beef Burger Closing their Doors for good on Monday

    ****** BREAKING UPDATE ****** Dock Cockman is on the scene. He reports lines out the building and over an hour wait. A handwritten sign on the door says don’t believe Facebook. New Hours Monday through Friday 11 am to 7 pm. Photo credit Doug Cockman We’ll have more soon. **********As of tomorrow/Monday, the Beef Burger on Gate City Blvd./West Lee Street is GONE….********** Sad news/Bad news….from Arthur Allen Jr. on Facebook: As of tomorrow/Monday Glenwood’s beloved neighborhood restaurant will be closing their doors for the last time. So if you have time tomorrow please come out and support. You may…

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    Greensboro Hamburger/Beef Burger Icon hits hospital after recent heart attack:Ralph Havis down, Beef Burger has to close down for awhile

    Greensboro Beef Burger icon Ralph Havis has recently been in the local hospital after suffering a heart attack…Last check I saw, showed Ralph Havis right at 78 years old… The Beef Burger, which for many years was known as the Biff Burger, had to shut down last week, as Ralph Havis was on the mend, after his heart attack…Hard to keep the Roto Broiler going with Ralph not in the house, at the Beef Burger on West Gate City Blvd. Ralph Havis headed toward a quick recovery we hope, and for years Ralph has rolled out those Beef Burgers at…

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    Local Greensboro Beef Burger owner Ralph Havis is a BIG winner:Ralph hits home run on $$$1 Million Dollar scratch off ticket

    Good job and Congratulations today to the owner of the Beef Burger on Lee Street/Gate City Blvd., Ralph Havis…Ralph his hit the lottery three times, twice for $150,000 and now this week for One Million Dollars….Not bad for a scratch golfer and real, real-real good for a scratch card player like Ralph Havis….Happy for Ralph and you may see some real long lines in the scratch card line at the Quality Mart on Battleground Avenue over the next few days and you may want to go by and see Ralph at the Beef Burger and see if you can get…