Daniel Morehead, 47, of Amarillo, passed away January 22, 2023, at home with his mother and girlfriend at his side. He was born October 23, 1975, in Amarillo, to David L. Morehead and Sandra McMurray.
Daniel loved the simple things in life. He would often share his fondest memories of fishing at Lake Marvin. He loved watching football and basketball. Daniel was a massive San Francisco 49’ers fan from the time he started playing and watching football at a young age. Daniel was a lover of all animals, especially cats and birds. He loved his spoiled cat, Skye. Daniel was very good at composing lyrical poetry and loved to turn the poetry into song. He also loved to BBQ, listen to music, doing magic tricks, and trying his luck at lottery scratch-offs.
He is survived by his mother Sandra McMurry; his father David Morehead; a sister Trisha Morehead; his grandmother Coetta McMurry; his girlfriend and best friend Heather Moore-Lawson, as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service honoring Daniel’s life will be held at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 25, 2023, in the Lighthouse Chapel, 3707 Wolflin Ave. with Pastor Greg Corona officiating.