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S. Truett Cathy, Chick-fil-A’s Faith-Driven Founder, Dies at 93

S. Truett Cathy, who became a billionaire as the founder of Chick-fil-A Inc., the closely held fast-food franchise known for its “Eat Mor Chikin’” slogan and for staying closed on Sundays to reflect Cathy’s Southern Baptist faith, has died. He was 93.

He died at his home in suburban Clayton County, south of Atlanta, earlier today, the company said in a statement on its website. No cause of death was given.