He was born March 3, 1956, in Grant, to Maynard and Ruth (Hahn) Morehead. He grew up in rural Hayes County, attending school in Hayes Center and later Wauneta High School where he graduated in 1974.
On June 19, 1985, he married Tracy Pratt in North Platte. They lived in Hayes County where he worked for different area farmers. He became employed by the Hayes County Road Department in 1996.
Survivors include his wife, Tracy; his mother, Ruth Morehead of Grant; one brother, Terry Morehead and wife, Vonda of rural Elsie; and four nieces.
Funeral services will be Saturday, 11 a.m., at the Wallace United Methodist Church in Wallace with the Rev. Albert Neufeldt officiating. Burial will be at the Wallace Cemetery.
Memorials may be given in his name.
Bullock-Long Funeral Home of Grant and Liewer Funeral Home of Wauneta are in charge of arrangements.