The Sapp Bros., Lee & Bill

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Navypoppop's Comment
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This might be a little off course for TT but I just thought I'd post the passing of 2 of the industries great truck stop founders. Lee Sapp, 90 died on 3/30/19 and just about a week later his brother Bill, 86 passed away. They were the founders of the Sapp Bros. Truck Stops. These were 2 of the great men who appreciated the trucking industry and established a small chain of truck stops along I-80. Hopefully their family will keep the dream alive and not sell out to another giant chain just for the money. Rest in peace.

SAP:

Substance Abuse Professional

The Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) is a person who evaluates employees who have violated a DOT drug and alcohol program regulation and makes recommendations concerning education, treatment, follow-up testing, and aftercare.

PackRat's Comment
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Thanks for posting this. These are my favorite “chain” truck stops. RIP to the Sapp brothers.

SAP:

Substance Abuse Professional

The Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) is a person who evaluates employees who have violated a DOT drug and alcohol program regulation and makes recommendations concerning education, treatment, follow-up testing, and aftercare.

Phoenix's Comment
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Great little places! I, too, hope the chain survives their passing. RIP Lee & Bill.

Ken M. (TailGunner)'s Comment
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It's amazing to me how they make coffee in those giant pots. Must take a lot of coffee grounds.

HOS:

Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
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