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Carothers Funeral Home

412 South Main Street, Stanley, NC

OBITUARY

Katherine "Katie" Grace Brown

April 2, 1996June 15, 2019
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Carothers Funeral Home of Stanley is Katherine "Katie" Grace Brown, age 23, went to her Lord and Savior on Saturday ~ June 15, 2019 at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. Katie had a gentle spirit with a warrior like fight that she put everything into for her family and loved ones who meant the world to her. Her positive attitude was unmatched and all that met her knew they were in the presence of a true Angel on Earth.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents: Betty Greene and Elmer D. "Cub" Walker; paternal grandparents: Gail Trado and Bobby Perry Brown, Sr.; aunt Sherri Rogers Katie is survived by her parents: mother and stepfather: Tammy Walker Barrett and Jim of Denver, North Carolina; father: Bobby Perry Brown, Jr. of Lowell, North Carolina; brother and sister in law: Jeremy and Lindsay Walker of Matthews, North Carolina; nephew: Gavin Walker; grandfather Joel Rogers.

Also survived by her Aunts and Uncles: Donna and Tommy Earl, Danny and Marianna Walker, Terri and Paul Panter, Darlene Smith, and Elizabeth and Brian Biggerstaff. Cousins: Tiffany, Joseph, Jessica, Andrew, John, Dustin, Allyson, Jacob, Zach, Riley, Scarlett, Alex, Jayla, and Hendrix ~ all of whom Katie loved dearly.

The family would like to express a special thanks to the nursing staff with Bayada for their dedicated service to Katie throughout her life, especially most recently to Debbie, Trisha, Candy, Doris, Alexis, Diamond, Bailey, Lauren, Chelsea, and Angela. There have been many more that made an impact throughout Katie's life.

Another very special thanks to the dedicated doctors and nurses at Carolinas Medical Center and Levine's Children's Hospital for the countless hours spent taking care of Katie throughout her life. The family will receive guests from 6:00 PM ~ 9:00 PM Tuesday ~ June 18, 2019 at Carothers Funeral Home at Gaston Memorial Park.

A short time of visitation prior to the Celebration of Life for Katie will be held at 1:00 PM, Wednesday with her memorial service to start at 2:00 PM ~ June 19, 2019 at Westport Baptist Church, 2372 Lakeshore Road, Denver, North Carolina 28037. Graveside and committal service will follow in the Trinity Garden at Gaston Memorial Park, 1200 South New Hope Road, Gastonia, North Carolina 28054.

In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to Victory Junction Camp ~ www.victoryjunction.org

Expressions of love and memories may be made on Katie's guestbook at www.carothersfuneralhomestanley.com

Carothers Funeral Home of Stanley compassionately serving the family of Katie Brown.

  • FAMILY

  • Bobby Perry Brown Jr., Father
  • Tammy Walker Barrett, Mother
  • Jim Barrett, Step Father
  • Jeremy Walker, Brother
  • Lindsay Walker, Sister-in-law
  • Gavin Walker, Nephew
  • Joel Rogers, Grandfather
  • Richard Trado, Grandfather
  • Bobby Perry Brown Sr., Paternal Grandfather Deceased
  • Gail Trado, Paternal Grandmother Deceased
  • Elmer D. "Cub" Walker, Maternal Grandfather Deceased
  • Betty Greene, Maternal Grandmother Deceased
  • Also survived by her Aunts and Uncles: Donna and Tommy Earl, Danny and Marianna Walker, Terri and Paul Panter, Darlene Smith, and Elizabeth and Brian Biggerstaff. Cousins: Tiffany, Joseph, Jessica, Andrew, John, Dustin, Allyson, Jacob, Zach, Riley, Scarlett, Alex, Jayla, and Hendrix ~ all of whom Katie loved dearly.
  • DONATIONS

  • In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to Victory Junction Camp ~ www.victoryjunction.org

Services

  • Receiving of Guests Tuesday Evening Tuesday, June 18, 2019
  • Receiving of Guests Wednesday Afternoon Wednesday, June 19, 2019
  • Life Well Celebrated Ceremony Wednesday, June 19, 2019
  • Graveside and Committal Service Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Memories

Katherine "Katie" Grace Brown

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Marie Kwiecien

June 26, 2019

I loved the time I got to work with Katie. She was such a positive, caring and creative person. She was an amazing young lady and will be missed. Tammy and family, I am so sorry for your loss. You’re in my prayers

Mark Walker

June 20, 2019

I remember when were kids aunt Betty and uncle cub would come down to aunt Virginia house and play that been a long time ago.
Tammy, I very sorry for your loss I don't know if you and Danny remember me or not, I Philmore Walker your uncle son. Take care I
will be praying for your family.

susan kessler

June 19, 2019

Sweet Katie Grace , I will always remember the day i recieved your facebook request. Even though i never had the pleasure of meeting you in person . I feel as if i've known you forever. I will miss our chats your updates about dances , friends and movies . I so enjoyed talking to you and hearing about your day. You will forever have a place in so many hearts. love you beautiful girl. May you rest peacefully in the arms of our lord.

Terri Panter

June 18, 2019

I will miss you dearly sweet angel. This is one of my favorite pictures that I will treasure. Was so blessed to be her aunt Tammy & Jeremy I love you both!

Candace and Jimmy McGinnis

June 17, 2019

Praying for you and your family, so sad to hear this, Praying for peace for you all in the coming days! God BlessYou!
Love, Candace and Jimmy McGinnis

Linda McConnell

June 17, 2019

So sad to see this. I remember Katie as a little 4-year old in pre-k at McAdenville. I thought of her often. She had such a beautiful smile and sweet spirit. I know she will be missed ! 💗

Doris Voiselle

June 17, 2019

I loved taking care of Katie the past year. She was a joy to be around. I will always remember her smile and always saying "Thank you" for everything that you did for her. I will miss her greatly.

Debbie Lee

June 17, 2019

Tammy, Jim, Jeremy and Bobby. I want to take the time to express how much Katie meant to all of us at our office! She was always a bright ray of sunshine who spoke her mind and we loved it. Especially for me I loved my Katie Bug so very much and loved my time with her every time I came to the house. We are here if you all need anything and will continue to pray for all of you in the coming days!! All our love, Debbie, Kaci , Sean and Elaine. Your Bayada Family!!!

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