|Big Kmart 1605 Buford Hwy in Buford, GA.
|During our visit in early January.
|Pre-GOB sale in effect.
|GOB sale had started.
|A few weeks into the GOB sale.
|After Electronics was moved to Jewelry.
|Final 10 days of business.
|Last day of business for Kmart.
|Two days after closing, the sign comes down.
|A week after closing the store is empty.
From our visit during the first week of January, right after closure announcement-
|Olan Mills closed down right after the GOB announcement.
|Layaway's were no longer accepted right after the closing announcement.
After the start of the pre-GOB sales and GOB sale-
|Pharmacy closed right after the pre-GOB sale started.
|In the main backroom.
|District office was located in the store.
|District office room.
|Map of Kmart locations in the District office room.
|In a closet by where the K Cafe used to be. Walls used to be painted red.
|S. Kresge portrait for sale.
|Binders being thrown away.
|Under the shelves you can see the old blue aisle striping.
|Found under an aisle, definitely been there for many, many years.
|Looking in the old Pharmacy.
After store is closed for good-
|Very old sign that was under an aisle.
|Pack of gum that was under an aisle, very old also.
|Road sign was painted over.
|Old Olan Mills studio.
|Inside the Olan Mills.
|Another shot inside Olan Mills.
|Inside the dressing rooms, look at that old contraption on the ceiling.
|Store blueprints for another Kmart that were found.
|I believe this was the original layout for the store.
|Kmart no more.
|Inside the old office.
Well there you have it, a look at a closing Kmart before, during, and after. As always leave your thoughts below.