Rev. Milton Cates, age 75 of Buford passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2010. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, May 8, 2010 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home with Rev. Leon Mullinax and Rev. Marty Cason officiating. Burial Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. A member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church in Lawrenceville, Rev. Cates is survived by wife of 53 years, Kathleen Cates, children, Linda & Chris Bell, Jeff Cates, grandchildren, Julie Robertson, Mindy Bell, Kasey Bell, all of Buford; Kady Cates, Bethlehem; uncle, aunts, and several cousins also survive. Family will receive friends from 1:30 - 4:30 PM & 6-9 PM, Friday, May 7, 2010 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, SW, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at