Thomas Boggs became involved in Huey’s in 1975 at the Midtown location. Born in Wynne, Arkansas, Mr. Boggs moved to Memphis at the age of 7. He began working at the age of 14 for Davis Rexall, who Boggs credited for teaching him the basics of service and the true start in the hospitality industry. At this time, he was also a budding musician and during his music career played with Tommy Burk and the Counts, Flash and the Board of Directors, which opened for Paul Revere and the Raiders. He also played for the Box Tops.