All tables and chairs had been removed from the dining areas on Monday. Bar stools also had been removed. Plastic covering was draped over the bar and bottles areas. Workers had already removed the top floor layer and were busy sanding the remaining surface.
Dan Tankersley died on March 20 from a heart attack. A 1970 Oakwood High School graduate, his funeral drew a large crowd and was held at the school.
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Tank’s will reopen at 4 p.m. Wednesday and is normally open from 7 a.m. to 2:30 a.m. every day.
“Our customers are being great and we’re busier than ever,” Debra said. “We’re excited to bring you a brand new beautiful floor. We hope you all come and see the unveiling.”