She was born Feb. 28, 1911 in Baton Rouge, La. to Dr. and Mrs. W.D. Stokes.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband D. L. Stewart, son Jon Douglas Stewart, daughter Joan S. Folks, three brothers and three sisters.
She is survived by her son Douglas L. Stewart and his wife, Glenda, of Douglasville, Ga.; grandson Jon Devin Stewart and his wife, Mary, of San Antonio; granddaughter Teri Stewart of Atlanta; granddaughter Christina Stewart of Slidell, La.; many nieces and nephews in Louisiana and Mississippi; and great-grandchildren Jon S. Stewart and Maia C. Stewart of San Antonio.
A service will be held Nov. 9 at 4 p.m. at the Weesatche Community Center to celebrate Janie's life and the life of her daughter, Joan Folks, who passed away two weeks prior to Janie's death.
In lieu of flowers, her family has asked memorial donations be made to Hospice of South Texas, 605 E Locust Ave, Victoria, TX 77901.