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Benton, Kentucky: Krispy Kreme Founder's Birthplace

A small roadside sign marks the birthplace of Vernon Rudolph, founder of Krispy Kreme doughnuts. The birthplace is now an empty field next to a bar.

Address:
11728 US-68, Benton, KY
Directions:
0n the west side of US-68, one mile north of the bridge across Jonathan Creek, and just north of Boss Hogg's Bar and Grill.
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Historical marker.

Krispy Kreme Founder's Birthplace

A small sign marks the birthplace of Vernon Rudolph, founder of the popular donut chain Krispy Kreme. Right off US Highway 68, next to Boss Hogg's Bar and Grill.

[Barrett Campbell, 08/24/2023]

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