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Ruben Waren

Ruben Eugene Waren, age 79, of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday February 17, 2013 at his home. He was born on August 01, 1933 to Claude and Mabell (Meirs) Waren in Rosedale. He married to the late Gladys Darlene Register Waren. He was a Rosedale High School graduate and had lived in Rosedale most of his life until moving to Louisiana. He later moved back to Cleveland to retire. He was a US Army Veteran where he obtained the rank of Sergeant. Ruben was a self employed operator of a construction site installation business for many years. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Gladys Darlene Register Waren, Two sisters Geneva Waren and Claudia Hollingsworth, brother Thomas Waren and a daughter Debbie McMurry.  The family will receive friends 2:00PM Tuesday February 19, 2013 at the family home 1304 Memorial Dr. for a Celebration of life remembrance. Ruben was buried next to his wife Gladys in Beulah Cemetery. He is survived by Daughter, Connie Waren Rizzo of Cleveland, MS. Son, Ronnie Waren of New Iberia, LA. Son, James Waren of Ringgold, GA. Brother, James Hoyt Waren of Memphis, TN. Sister, Hazel Gilmer of Augusta, GA. Daughter/niece, Wendy Waren of New Orleans, LA. and a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Jude's Hospital 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

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I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Reuben's passing. All of you have been in my thoughts & prayers. Just think though - he is now reunited with your Mom and Debbie. They all are smiling down knowing they are all your Guardian Angels! God Bless & love to all.

Melody McCreary Stafford - February 19, 2013 at 05:58 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

RIP Dad. I love you and miss you for the rest of my life. I know you are glad you are now with Mom. Give her a kiss and hug for me. I will never forget you Dad. Love, Your Son, James and Family

James H Waren - February 18, 2013 at 09:03 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

My thoughts & prayers are with you. I wish I could be there, but I am in Texas. Ruben was a very special man who Loved his family dearly. He will be missed.

Susan Vetrano - February 18, 2013 at 06:57 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM


JOAN RIZZO - February 18, 2013 at 06:36 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

May the peace of the Lord come over you at this very sad loss. May the Lord hold you in the palm of His hands and carry you through this most difficult time. My prayers are with you all, and my deepest sympathy. He was a kind and gentle man. He will surly be missed!!!

Antonette Summerford - February 18, 2013 at 05:37 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Connie and Family: We are so sorry for your loss. We have such fond memories of Ruben, Darlene and all of you growing up next door. We will keep you in our prayers and if we can be of any help please let us know. Love to all

J M & Barbara Tweedle - February 18, 2013 at 03:12 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM


Mary - February 18, 2013 at 02:22 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

so sorry for yalls loss but onegreat day we will be reunited with our love ones that have gone before us i pray for GOD's grace to comfort yall thru this will be praying

lynn b farmer - February 18, 2013 at 12:55 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM