Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Obituaries

July 22, 2013

Joan Wylie 1928-2013

IRONTON — Joan Marie Wylie, 84, of Ironton, passed away Friday, July 19, 2013, in Jo-Lin Health Center in Ironton. She was born Oct. 20, 1928, in Ironton, the daughter of the late Robert and Genevieve Abel Brownstead. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, James P. “Jay” Wylie, whom she married in 1948.

Joan was a 1941 graduate of Paul Blazer High School in Ashland. She was a homemaker and worked with her husband in his business endeavors. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Ironton and she was very active with her beloved children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  

In addition to her parents, Joan was preceded in death by one brother, Thomas Brownstead.

In addition to her husband, Joan is survived by one daughter, Sharon (Wayne) Price of Ironton; three sons, J. Paul (Glenna) Wylie of Ashland, Robert G. (Connie) Wylie of Ironton and Scott (Teresa) Wylie of Ironton; 10 grandchildren, J.D. Cyrus, Josh Bator, Chris Wylie, Ryan Wylie, Jeremy Williams, Cary Williams, Travis Wylie, Todd Wylie, Rachael Maddy and Katie Bias; 13 great-grandchildren, Kia, Chandler, Brycen, Avah, Emma, Elli, Evan, Jase, Jonas, Kylie, Olivia, Jonathan and Mara; two brothers, Robert (Helene) Brownstead of Syracuse, N.Y., and John Bill Brownstead of Barboursville, W.Va.; and one sister, Mary Jane (Jim) Bator of Houston, Texas.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. today, July 23, 2013, at Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home in Ironton with pastors Steve Harvey and Eric Barnes officiating. Interment will be in Woodland Cemetery in Ironton.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be the grandsons.

Condolences may be made to the Wylie family online by visiting tracybrammerfh.com.

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