ATWATER - Grace E. Brown, 61, of Waterloo Road, died Sunday at Barberton Citizens Hospital following a long illness. Born March 23, 1936 in New Martinsville, W.Va., she was a daughter of Clyde and Callie (Powell) Butler. Mrs. Brown was a housewife and a member of the Lexington United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, James A., to whom she was married for 30 years ; sons, Robert D. Brown of Akron and John Neeley of Beloit; daughters, Pamela Klusty of Clinton, Patricia Thompson of Holloway, and Carol Toole of North Canton; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brother, Charles Butler of Chester, W.Va.; and sisters, Sarch Winland and Mary Mitchell, both of New Martinsville, W.Va., and Charlotte Browne of Fort Madison, Iowa. A brother, Richard K. Brown, died previously. Following cremation, a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Lexington United Methodist Church, 15035 Greenbower St. N.E., Alliance, with the Rev. Ruby Cairns officiating. Arrangements are being handled by Dean's Funeral Home in Sebring.