Barry Alan Wiginton
July 8, 1956 – March 1, 2016
Barry Wiginton, departed this life at the age of 59 years on Monday, March 1, 2016. A memorial service celebrating the life of Barry will be held at 11a.m., Saturday, March 5, 2016 at A&M Church of Christ, 2475 Earl Rudder Freeway, College Station, Texas. Shaun Burrow will officiate the service. Inurnment will be at a later date at Wheelock Cemetery. Cremation services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral Home and Crematory.
Barry was born on July 8, 1956 to James Marcus and Frances Newcomb Wiginton in Harlingen, Texas. He graduated valedictorian from Santa Rosa High School and completed his undergraduate degree at Texas A&M University. He and Jennifer were parents to their only child, Tammy. She blessed his world with a granddaughter, Andrea Lee Moore, whom he cherished. Both Barry and Jennifer embraced the many challenges in life as a husband and wife for 38 years.
Barry was an active member of the Bryan Noon Lions Club where he served in various capacities, including Diabetes Awareness and Eye Glass Recycling. He was a Melvin Jones sponsor of the Texas Lions Camp in Kerrville, Texas. He was an energetic member at A&M Church of Christ. Barry was extremely philanthropic and enjoyed volunteering and supporting community and church charities.
Barry is survived by his wife Jennifer Lee Wiginton; his daughter and son-in-law Tammy and Matt Moore; his granddaughter Andrea Lee Moore; his parents James Marcus and Frances Newcomb Wiginton; his sisters Jan Wiginton Cromer and Kathy Wiginton Anderson and her husband Jerry Anderson; his brother Larry Craig Wiginton and wife Theresa; numerous other relatives and friends.
Memorial donations may be given to the Texas Lions Camp or Program for Humanitarian Aid in Barry’s honor. Expression of condolence can be made at callawayjones.com