Richard Howell Marbut
1939 — 2022
Richard Howell Marbut, 82, of Athens, passed away Thursday, May 26, 2022. A native Athenian, Mr. Marbut was a son of the late Howell Diamond Marbut and Ola Glynn Bishop Marbut. He was a graduate of Athens High School, attended the University of Georgia and served in the U.S. Army Reserves. Mr. Marbut began working with his father at Marbut Business Machines and later worked at C&S Bank before pursuing a career in real estate at Metro Realty. He was a member of the Board of Trustees at Athens Academy. Survivors include wife, Sara Alice Little Marbut of Athens; children, Laurie Petrill (Kevin) of Marietta and Richard David Marbut of Bishop; brothers, William Thomas Marbut (Kathy) of...