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Daniel Lee Johnson

Daniel Lee Johnson

Daniel Lee Johnson, 43, of Amarillo, passed away May 15, 2024.  He was born in Amarillo on June 26, 1980, to Douglas and Roberta Johnson. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, 2024, at Lighthouse Funeral Home, 3707 Wolflin Ave., Amarillo, Texas....

How to Get Started on Pre-planning Your Funeral.

How to Get Started on Pre-planning Your Funeral.

Planning a funeral after someone you love dies can be stressful. Emotions are already running high, and when you’re overwhelmed by grief, making decisions can be difficult. There are so many decisions to consider: burial or cremation, type of service, and how to pay...

Just how serious is Social Isolation and Loneliness

Just how serious is Social Isolation and Loneliness

In the movie Home Alone, Marley is a rough-bearded, scary old man who lives alone across the street from Kevin’s house.  He very seldom comes outside.  Unkind rumors spread about Marley.  Kevin finally meets Mr. Marley on Christmas Eve at Church and discovers Marley...

Can a Funeral Home Take Life Insurance?

Can a Funeral Home Take Life Insurance?

Family members needing to arrange funeral services for a recently deceased loved one typically struggle with covering costs associated with these services, particularly funeral home arrangements that require full payment upfront for the completion or arrangement of...

Is a Funeral Home a Good Investment?

Is a Funeral Home a Good Investment?

Investment in funeral homes can be highly profitable - provided one is ready and willing to put forth the hard work and commitment. While funeral homes may be considered service businesses instead of traditional retail establishments, their inherent demand ensures...

Dennis Sprouse

Dennis Sprouse

Dennis Sprouse 67, of Amarillo TX stepped from this earth to his eternal home June 12, 2023.  Dennis was born to William “Bill” D. Sprouse and Rutha B. Sprouse February 26, 1956, in Oklahoma. Dennis was a man that enjoyed the simplicity of life, family and friendship....

Are Funeral Home Owners Rich?

Are Funeral Home Owners Rich?

When aspiring mortuary students or individuals interested in the funeral home business approach me with the question of whether they can make a substantial income in this industry, my advice is clear: consider becoming a funeral home owner. While the funeral home...

What are Funeral Home Jobs?

What are Funeral Home Jobs?

When it comes to funeral home jobs, there are several different positions that need to be filled in order for the establishment to run properly. Office Jobs There is a need for basic office jobs involving secretarial work, such as answering phones, sorting through...

Can a Funeral Home Dispose of Ashes?

Can a Funeral Home Dispose of Ashes?

When a family chooses cremation as the final disposition for their loved one, funeral homes play a crucial role in ensuring that the process is carried out with care and respect. From preparing the deceased for cremation to handling the ashes, funeral homes have a...

What Does a Funeral Home Do With a Body?

What Does a Funeral Home Do With a Body?

When a family contacts a funeral home to handle the remains of their loved one, the specific actions taken by the funeral home depend entirely on the wishes of the family. The two main options typically chosen are cremation and traditional funeral services. Let's...