FORM OF SEPARATION AGREEMENT
AGREEMENT between Flowers Foods, Inc., a Georgia corporation (the "Company"), and ______________
(the "Employee"), dated as of the __ day of _____, 2001.
WHEREAS, the Company, on behalf of itself and its shareholders, wishes to continue to attract and retain well-
qualified executive and key personnel who are an integral part of the management of the Company or of one or
more of its Subsidiaries, such as Employee, and to assure itself of continuity of management in the event of any
prospective or actual Change in Control (as defined in Section 2 of this Agreement) of the Company; and
WHEREAS, the Company wishes to provide the Employee with appropriate protection with respect to the
Employee's continued employment in the event of a prospective or actual Change in Control, in exchange for the
Employee agreeing to continue to serve as an executive employee of the Company or a Subsidiary in the event of
a prospective or actual Change in Control; and
WHEREAS, the Employee agrees to continue to serve as an executive employee of the Company or a
Subsidiary in the event of a prospective or actual Change in Control as consideration for the employment rights
set forth herein;
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the foregoing premises and of the mutual covenants and conditions set
forth herein and for other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby
acknowledged, the Company and the Employee hereby agree as follows:
of the following events, subject to the provisions of subsection (g) hereof:
1. Operation of Agreement.
(a) The "Effective Date" shall be _____________.
(b) Certain capitalized terms shall have the meaning
indicated in Appendix I. In addition, the term "Employer"
shall mean either the Company or a Subsidiary, as applicable,
which is the direct employer of the Employee.