JOHNSON — Wylie Joe Batterton, 36, died Monday, June 17, 2019, at his parents’ home in Johnson. He was born June 26, 1982, in Johnson to Eddie Joe and Cindy Louise (Whittington) Batterton.

Wylie was a lifelong resident of Stanton County and worked the parts counter at the family business, Batterton Automotive. He married Lesley LaDon Daniels on Sept. 9, 2006, in Johnson.

He is survived by his wife, Lesley Batterton; children, Blaze Taylor Batterton, Belle Marie Batterton, Birdie Emma Batterton and Bristol Maysun Batterton, all of Johnson; parents, of Johnson; sister, Darci Diane Batterton of Johnson; and grandmother, Jackie Batterton of Johnson.

Wylie was preceded in death by his grandparents, Joe Batterton and Enid and Marge Whittington; great-grandparents, Forrest L. and Emma Walker “Momo”, Meda and Auburn Whittington, and Marie Scrivner; and “brother," Brandt Daniels.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday at the First United Methodist Church in Johnson. Interment will follow at the Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson.

Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. on Friday at Garnand Funeral Home in Johnson. Memorial contributions may be given to Wylie Batterton Memorial Fund in care of Garnand Funeral Home, P.O. Box 715, Johnson, Kansas 67855. Condolences may be posted at