Kenneth Paul Hartzog, 64, of Bonifay went peacefully to be with the Lord on Sept. 3, 2013 at Flowers Hospital after a brief illness. Born On Feb. 15, 1949, Kenneth attended Wicksburg High School and later moved to Bonifay. He was employed with Kirby Marine as a captain for 30 years. He was a member of Winterville Assembly of God Church in Bonifay. He loved Elvis Presley and Alabama football.
He was preceded in death by his father, Paul J. Hartzog; mother, Jeanette Bowden and brother, Paul A. Hartzog.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Shirley Hartzog; a daughter, Paula (Kevin) Simpson, Bonifay; two brothers, Keith (Paula) Hartzog, Dothan Ala., and Greg Bowden, Samson Ala.; step-sister, Sherry (Andy) Fillingim, Wicksburg, Ala., and two grandchildren, Rustin and Hayley Simpson, Bonifay.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 at Winterville Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Mitch Johnson officiating. Interment followed in the Bonifay Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. Family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday at Peel Funeral Home.