Vince Dooley celebration of life set for Friday, Nov. 25

By AccessWDUN Staff
Posted 2:00PM on Monday 21st November 2022 ( 4 months ago )

ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia will honor former head football coach and director of athletics Vince Dooley on Friday.

The celebration of life will be held at Stegeman Coliseum, beginning at 7:30 p.m., and will be open to the public.

Dooley died on Oct. 28 at the age of 90.

The celebration is a non-ticketed event and is open to the public. Coliseum doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Included in the celebration will be guest speakers, several tribute videos, the Redcoat Band, and the opportunity to purchase the 2021 National Championship edition of “Dooley’s Playbook: The 34 Most Memorable Plays in Georgia Football History,” with all proceeds benefitting the UGA Redcoat Marching Band.”

The usual clear-bag policy will be in effect.

Vince Dooley, right, celebrates with Georgia head coach Kirby Smart after the Bulldogs' national title win over Alabama in January. Photo/Tony Walsh

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