Jason Brent Klinnert, 45 years of age of Clarendon Texas went to be with his Lord on Friday the 15th of April, 2016 of an apparent heart attack. Jason was born in Memphis Texas on February 4th, 1971 to Leveta Ruth (Helms) and Roddy Lee Klinnert of Clarendon Texas.
Jason‘s school years were spent at Clarendon and he also graduated from Clarendon College Nursing program and was a nurse in Amarillo at several medical facilities for many years. He ventured into other occupational fields and ultimately settled in the family plumbing business with his father. He and his father started several business entities over the past six years and when the plumbing business was sold Jason was a principle in Top-O-Texas Equipment & Irrigation, the Pivot Irrigation Company that they started in 2013 where he remained a principle at the time of his death.
Jason was not married at the time of his passing however he has a son, Joshua Klinnert of Amarillo from a previous marriage. Jason enjoyed golf, Nascar, water skiing, gardening and lawn care, cooking, NBA and spending time with family. He was a giver to those less fortunate even when it strapped him to do so and often did without his basic needs to help others. He loved going to Red River N.M. and the South Texas Hill Country.
He is survived by:
1-son, Joshua Klinnert of Amarillo Texas
His parents, Leveta and Roddy Klinnert of Clarendon Texas
1-sister and spouse, Angela and Troy Hathaway of Canyon Texas
1-brother and spouse, Russell Shane and Dore Klinnert of Clarendon and Panhandle Texas
A host of Aunts and Uncles, Cousins, Nephews and Nieces, former classmates from the graduating class of 1989 and many friends in many places.
“Fly Hi Jason Brent”, we always said “the sky is the limit” and you have certainly attained the pinnacle that we all reach for. You wouldn’t come back if you could and rightly so. You are not forgotten and your memories will endure in our lives for all of our lifetime. We will see you there in time meanwhile “Fly Hi Jason Brent, Fly Hi”……………..
Services will be held on Wednesday, April 20th at 2:00 PM at First Baptist Church in Clarendon with Pastor Eddy Helms (Jason’s Uncle) presiding.
Interment will follow in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon