Formerly of Orange
Brennan Clarke Covington, 26, a former resident of Orange, died Friday, June 18, 2010, at St. Anthony Hospital in Denver, Colo. after a sudden illness. Funeral services have been set for 10:30 a.m., Thursday, June 24, with location to be determined. Please contact Claybar Funeral Home in Orange for more information. Officiating will be Dr. Tim Griffin, former pastor of First Christian Church – Disciples of Christ in Orange. Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m., Wednesday at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.

Born in Beaumont, Texas on March 7, 1984, Brennan was the son of Kelly Renee Smith and Russell Stuart Covington. He graduated from Little Cypress Mauriceville High School class of 2002. Brennan was loved and adored by all who knew him. He was a very loving and beautiful person who will be greatly missed by his many family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Jack Wilson and Sue Smith.

Brennan is survived by his mother, Kelly Simmons of Houston; father, Russell Covington and wife, Jennifer of Orange; grandparents, Don and Claire Covington of Orange; sisters, Katy Covington of Houston, and Jayne Covington and Lydia Covington, both of Orange.

The family requests that those wishing to make memorial donations make them to the Houston SNAP Clinic, 1801 Durham Drive, Houston, Texas, 77007.