Mr. Fred Howard 'Pete' McGowan, age 81, of Bonifay, passed away Dec. 20, 2013 at Wiregrass Medical Center in Geneva, Ala. He was born April 13, 1932 in Bartow. Mr. McGowan was the owner of Fred's Auto and McGowan Enterprises. He served in the Korean War
Mr. McGowan was preceded in death by his father, Ralph McGowan; his mother, Esther Thames Harris and a brother, Clifton McGowan.
Mr. McGowan is survived by his wife, Amy Collins McGowan of Bonifay; a daughter, Lisa Martin of Cataula, Ga.; a son, Frederick McGowan and wife Kazuko of Cataula, Ga.; a grandson, Wade McGowan and a sister, Betty Treadwell of Jacksonville.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013 at New Zion Baptist Church with interment in the New Zion Baptist Church Cemetery. Peel Funeral Home of Bonifay, FL directing.