NBA legends visit local legendary eatery Mr. Perkins Family Restaurant

May 23, 2019

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On Saturday, May 18, 2019, the staff of Mr. Perkins Family Restaurant received a very sweet surprise for the restaurant’s 50th Anniversary when NBA legends Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley, along with sportscaster Ernie Johnson, stopped by for lunch while in town to watch the Milwaukee Bucks play the Toronto Raptors.

Pictured are (from left) Turner Sports and CBS Sports newscaster Ernie Johnson; Mr. Perkins Family Restaurant owner Cherry Perkins; NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal; Mr. Perkins Family Restaurant co-founders Hilda and Willie Perkins, Sr.; and NBA legend Charles Barkley.