CLUCK, Waurane Jones

Waurane Jones Cluck, 89 a lifelong resident of Leander, passed away on Sunday, October 19, 2014. Waurane’s family will gather for visitation and a time of support on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at Beck Funeral Home, 1700 East Whitestone Blvd., Cedar Park, Texas. A service celebrating Waurane’s life and her faith will be held on Thursday, October 23, 2017 at 10:00AM at Beck Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Bagdad Cemetery, where Waurane will be laid to rest next to her late husband, Joe Smith Cluck.

Waurane was born November 30, 1924 in Lometa, Texas to the late Warren Webster and Lura Curtis Whited Jones. Her family moved to the Leander area shortly after she was born and she remained there. Waurane was a long time active member of the Leander Church of Christ. Waurane met the love of her life, Joe Smith Cluck in Leander and they were married on January 26, 1946. She enjoyed traveling with her family all over but her favorite destination was Red River, New Mexico. Waurane had a talent for quilting and enjoyed sharing her artistic creations with friends and family. Many memories will be cherished by her skillful hands. Being an avid Longhorn fan, she cheered them on every opportunity she had to watch. Waurane spent the last few years living with her daughter and son-in-law, Cathy and Charles Broun, they will always cherish the precious time they were given with her in their home. Waurane is preceded in death by her parents, Warren and Lura Jones, her sister, Betty Jo Carter, her daughter, Eva Jean Waley and her husband of over 45 years, Joe Smith Cluck.

Waurane leaves behind to cherish her memory her daughter, Cathy Broun and her husband Charles Lee, Jr.; her grandchildren, Warren Madison Waley and his wife Keli, Timothy Ramsey Waley and his wife Nellie, and Joshua Pulaski Waley and his fiancé Pam; her great grandchildren, Myles Waley, Cole Waley, and Emma Rose Waley; along with numerous other family members and friends.

Waurane’s family would like to give an extra special thank you to the owner and staff of “Our House of Central Texas – Nancy and all her girls, for all the loving care they have shown to Waurane over the last two years. And also to special friend Catherine Bunton, for giving of her time and love to help care for Waurane over the years.

Memorial donations in Waurane’s memory are request that they are sent to the Alzheimer’s Association to further research.

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