Kinsey Whidden, 1, passed away Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, just one day prior to her second birthday in Arcadia, Fla. She had been ill from her birth and had fought a good fight from day one.
Kinsey was born Sept. 23, 2010, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
She brought a joy and happiness to the lives of everyone who was blessed to know her.
Kinsey is survived by her parents, Claddie Savage II, and Elizabeth Whidden both of Arcadia; sister, Brooklyn Savage of Arcadia; maternal grandparents, Barbara Whidden and Kevin Ryder of Arcadia; maternal great-grandmother, Carolyn Graves of Ft. Myers, Fla.; maternal great-great-grandmother, Alice Harris of Punta Gorda, Fla.; and paternal grandparents, Melissa Bell of St. Petersburg, and Claddie Savage I, of Arcadia.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at the Ponger- Kays-Grady Funeral Home Chapel, 50 N. Hillsborough Ave., Arcadia, FL. Funeral service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Roy Arms officiating. Burial will be held Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at Royal Palm Memorial Gardens in Punta Gorda. Online condolences may be made at Ponger-Kays-Grady.com.
Arrangements are by Ponger-Kays-Grady Funeral Home and Cremation Services.