Funeral services set for Brown children

Wanda English Burnett

Kacy Nonaka Indiana Brown, 7, and her sister Grace Nana Brown, 6, of Versailles, passed away Thursday, March 24, 2011 as the result of a vehicle crash near their home at Correct.

Kacy was born on September 30, 2003 and Grace was born on December 25, 2004, both in Yokohama, Japan, the daughters of Kristopher and Ai Odashima Brown.

Survivors besides their parents include paternal grandmother Kathy Brown of Versailles; paternal grandfather Kendall Brown of Tennessee; paternal great-grandparents, Omer and Nora Brown Reickers of Brownstown; maternal grandparents Minoru and Mieko Odashima of Yokohama, Japan. Also surviving are uncles and aunts, Lisa Hutson of Versailles; Joe and Lindsey Brown of Versailles; and Hitomi Odashima of Yokohama, Japan.

Kacy was a first grader and Grace was in Kindergarten both at South Ripley Elementary School. The girls attended the Osgood United Methodist Church.

Visitation will be Sunday, April 3 from 2-8 p.m. at the Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home in Versailles. Funeral services will be at the convenience of the family with Rev. Ginny Hizer of the Osgood United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Cliff Hill Cemetery, Versailles.

Memorials may be given to a fund established at the United Community Bank to help offset the family’s medical expenses. Donations for this may also be made at the funeral home.

Kacy and Grace Brown