Birmingham, died March 5, 2014, at St. Vincent’s East Hospital, Birmingham. Parents William and Annie Upton Hartbarger, wife Ida Belle Hartbarger, son Ron Patton, brothers Clifford and Essel Hartbarger, sisters Nell Jo Hartbarger Peppers, Beatrice Hartbarger Allen, and Imogene Hartbarger predeceased him.

Surviving are daughter Sherry Anderson, Birmingham; sons Robert W. (Susie) Hartbarger, Charles (Peggy) Hartbarger, all of Michigan; 10 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; seven great-greatgrandchildren; brother Clarence Hartbarger, Gadsden; sister Shirley Hartbarger Summerford, Altoona.

A memorial service was held March 9 at 2 p.m. at Lemley Funeral Home Chapel.