MANTER — Russell Blake "Russ" Wilkerson, 37, of Manter, died recently in Manter.
He was born Feb. 3, 1976, in Johnson City, to Alvin Emery "Bud" and Donice Shirley Batterton Wilkerson. He graduated from Stanton County High School in 1994.
Mr. Wilkerson farmed in the Manter area.
Survivors include his mother, Donice Wilkerson of Johnson City; and two brothers, Bryce and Charles Wilkerson, both of Johnson City.
He was preceded in death by his father and a brother, Clifford Lyle Wilkerson.
Funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Friday at the United Methodist Church in Manter. Burial will follow at Stanton County Cemetery in Johnson City.
Visitation hours are 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Garnand Funeral Home in Johnson City. Memorials are suggested to the United Methodist Church in Manter, in care of the funeral home, Box 715, Johnson City, KS 67855.