Dorris “Dory” Covington
Dorris “Dory” Covington 85, a proud veteran of the United States Airforce, passed away Sunday, October 16, 2022.
A native of Nashville, Tennessee and a resident of Beaumont, Dory was born January 1, 1937, to Susie Rena Tucker and Dewey Covington.
Survivors include children, Patrick Sean Covington and his wife, Sonja; Dory Westley Covington and his wife, Krystal; eight grandchildren, Sean Covington and his wife Breeze; Noelle; Craig Weston; Anna Rose; Kylie; Kai Lucien; Kayla; and Jeremy; and four great- grandchildren, Athena, Patrick Sean III, Remy and Paisleigh.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Oneida “DeeDe” Covington; his parents; and his siblings, Margaret Bell, Beulah Mae McCarthy, Josephine Covington, Joe Covington, William Covington and Burtis Covington.
A gathering of Mr. Covington’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 19, 2022, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. A Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, October 20, 2022, at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 5075 Bigner Road, Beaumont. Mr. Covington’s cremation arrangements will be handled through Broussard’s Crematorium and a burial of his cremated body will be held at Houston National Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 North Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, Illinois 60601, or Houston & Southeast Texas (alz.org).
Gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard’s Mortuary Major Dr.
- 1605, North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas, 77713,
- October 19, 2022
- 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
St. Pius X Catholic Church
- 5075, Bigner Rd, Beaumont, TX, 77708,
- October 20, 2022
- 10:00 am
- 5150, Stivers Dr, Beaumont, TX, 77705,
Praying that God will comfort you all during this time.
I’m happy that Dory and Krystal chose Brookdale for Mr. Dorris to be, he was such a cheerful person you all will always be a part of the Brookdale family 🙏🏽❤️