John Erzen, 84, of Grove Hill died Feb. 3, 2014 at Jackson Medical Center.
He was born June 1, 1929. He was a retired Shift Leader in the knitting department at Vanity Fair having been employed for 41 years. He was a member of the Grove Hill Baptist Church. He was a United States Army Veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Erzen, Grove Hill; two daughters, Trish Lacefield (Bill), Fairhope, Phyllis Kelley ( Jeff ), Birmingham; grandchildren, Bryant Kelley, Jake Kelley, Grace Kelley and Natalie Kelley.
The service will be Thursday, Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. at Grove Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Tony Meinhardt officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the Grove Hill Cemetery.
An online guestbook may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.
Lathan Funeral Home of Grove Hill will direct.