Funeral services for Mrs. Linda Jean Cormier McCluer, 77, of Jennings will be held on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. in the Miguez Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Phil Doucet officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home.
Visitation for Mrs. McCluer will begin on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at 9:30 a.m. and will continue until the 2:00 p.m. service time.
Mrs. McCluer was born on December 28, 1943 in Jennings to Ellis and June Elizabeth Wilson Cormier. She passed away on October 11, 2021, in the Jennings American Legion Hospital.
Mrs. McCluer graduated from Jennings High School in 1961 and went on to obtain her Masters +30 degree in Special Education, graduating from McNeese State University in 1966. She spent thirty plus years in the Special Education classroom and in administration. Her life’s mission was to help children with learning disabilities and other handicaps. Mrs. McCluer was able to overcome her own learning disabilities to accomplish these goals. She was a long time and active member of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. She continued working with children after her retirement by being a foster parent and tutoring.
Those left to cherish her memory are her two sons, Randy McCluer (Barbara) of Dallas, TX and Robert (Jolaine) McCluer of Jennings as well as her five grandchildren, Jacob, Ali, Mia, Alex and Cece McCluer.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Wendell McCluer; her parents and her sister, Charlotte Cormier Spell.
In Lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the American Diabetes Association or the Acadiana Humane Society.