“Our neighborhood and the restaurant market lost a legend and the Taylor family lost a fantastic son, daddy and grandad this week,” said a joint statement from Taylors family and Texas Roadhouse sent out to CNN on Saturday.The declaration said Taylor died by suicide after a fight with Covid-19-related symptoms, including extreme ringing in the ears, or calling in the ear, and his suffering had actually increased in recent days. Taylor had actually funded a scientific research study to assist members of the military suffering with tinnitus, the declaration said. “Kent leaves an unrivaled legacy as a people-first leader, which is why he frequently stated that Texas Roadhouse was a people company that simply took place to serve steaks,” the declaration said.