2011-04-21 / Obituaries

Beula Daniels Kerlin

Birmingham, Ala., 90

Beula Daniels Kerlin, 90, Birmingham, Ala., died Friday, April 8, 2011.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Emanuel Kerlin Sr., and son Paul Eugene Kerlin.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, greatgrandmother, mother-in-law, sister and friend.

She was born in Fulton County, and lived in Birmingham for 51 years.

She was a member of Forestdale Baptist Church.

She was a co- owner with her husband in the coal industry.

She is survived by her daughters: Judith Smith, Birmingham; Patty Gossett (Herb) Hoover; and Lisa Estes (Joel), Birmingham; grandchildren: Sam, Shane, Paul, Brian, Eric and Kathy Kerlin, Scott and Stephen Smith, Todd, Brandon and Jeremy Gossett, and Jennifer E. Layton and Amanda E. Irvin; a brother, Blair Daniels, Harrisonville; and was bless- ed with many great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Monday, April 11, at Elmwood Chapel. Dr. Dennis Foust of Shades Crest Baptist Church officiated. Burial was made in Elmwood Cemetery.

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