J.D. Kerlin, age 81 of Lawrenceville, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2010. Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM on Tuesday, June 8, 2010 in the Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, with Rev. Lewis Stover officiating. Burial will follow in Gwinnett Memorial Park. Mr. Kerlin was a retired fork lift operator with Kraft Foods and attended Lawrenceville Church of God. After retirement, Mr. Kerlin enjoyed building and selling picnic tables, dog houses, swings and sold firewood. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Bessie Myers Kerlin; Daughter and Son-in-law: Sandra A. and Randy Franklin; Son and Daughter-in-law: Larry W. and Elaine Kerlin; Brothers and Sisters-in-law: Billy and Pat Kerlin, all of Lawrenceville; Donald and Laverne Kerlin, Buford; Grandchildren: Blake Franklin; Angie and David Womack; Stephanie and Gary Rice; Great Grandchildren: Gunnar Reynolds; Kensie Womack; several Nieces and Nephews. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, SW, Lawrenceville, GA 30045. 770-962-3100. Please sign the online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com