Art and Jan have been married for about 36 years now. According to the coach himself, his wife is the best thing that ever happened to him. He considers Jan the rock of his life and their family.
Formerly Ms. Allison, Jan and her husband Art were actually schoolmates in Rule, Texas. The two began dating in 1972 when Art was already in his sophomore year. After dating for six years, the couple got married in their hometown. Both were still college students back then.
They now have three lovely children together: Staley, Kendal and Jancy.