Janis L. Wiman, 67, of Bryan, passed away on Resurrection Sunday, April 16, 2017.
Janis was born on May 31, 1949 in Graham, TX to Thomas and Mary Robertson. She graduated from Sweetwater High School, attended Hardin Simmons University, and received a BA degree in music education with a concentration in organ from Texas Christian University.
Janis married Bill J. Wiman on June 27, 1970 in Sweetwater. They served in Christian ministry together in Duncanville; Dublin; Abilene; Wichita, KS; Marshall. They have made their home in Bryan for the past 32 years, serving together in ministry at First Baptist Church, Bryan.
Janis had great passion for both children and music. She was a music/choral teacher for Bryan ISD from 1989-2000, and was very active in leading children’s Sunday School and children’s choirs. She also served faithfully in the music ministry of churches where she was a member and most recently as Organist for First Baptist Bryan.
Survivors include her husband, Bill; daughters, Aimee Thompson (Greg) and Anne Wiman; grandsons, Nathan and Justin; her mother, Mary Robertson; sisters: Becky Hays (Wes), Gayle Hamilton (Gary), Peggy Clark (David). She is also survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her Father, Thomas B. Robertson.
Family visitation will be from 5:00pm to 7:00pm on Thursday, April 20, 2017, at Callaway Jones Funeral Center, 3001 S. College Ave., Bryan. Interment will be at College Station Memorial Cemetery at 11:00am on Friday, April 21, 2017. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday, April 21, 2017, at 2:00pm at First Baptist Church, Bryan.
Family and friends will remember Janis for her love and dedication to family, her passion for music and meaningful worship, and for her private ministry of prayer for family and others.
Memorials may be given to the Music Ministry of the First Baptist Church of Bryan, 3100 Cambridge Drive, Bryan, TX 77802.