July 14, 1918 - July 27, 2021
Dorothy Moorehead, 103, formerly of Lafayette, passed away Monday, July 27, 2021, at her home in Flower Mound, TX. She was born July 14, 1918, in Lafayette, to the late Pearl and Frances May (Young) Davis. She was a graduate of Lafayette Jefferson High School. Dorothy worked in sales for L.S. Ayers for 32 years. On February 24, 1940, she married John Robert Moorehead in Lafayette. The couple celebrated 65 years of marriage before he preceded her in death. Dorothy was a member and Elder at Hope Chapel Presbyterian Church where she also taught Sunday School. She enjoyed reading, gardening, traveling across the country and internationally, Purdue basketball, horse racing, card games, butterflies, birds, cats of all shapes and sizes, and wearing smart hats. Surviving are her children: Gary (Vicki) Moorehead of Richmond, IN, Pamela (Richard) Perkins of Flower Mound, TX, and Connie Slagle of Fishers, IN. She is also survived by five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Along with her husband, Robert, she is preceded in death by her daughter, Lynn Grant, and her sisters Hazel (Richard) Fanastock, Mamie (Fred) Kuntzweiler, and Bea (Leon) Clay all of Lafayette. Visitation will be held 1pm – 2pm Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Hippensteel Funeral Home. Funeral Service will begin at 2pm. Burial will follow at Rest Haven Memorial Park. Share memories and condolence online at www.hippensteelfuneralservice.com Friends and family will remember Dorothy for her generous heart, astute wisdom, unfailing support of family and friends, gardens of flowers, pies, chicken and noodles, witty quips, hearty laughs, and strength found through faith.
Dorothy Moorehead, 103, formerly of Lafayette, passed away Monday, July 27, 2021, at her home in Flower Mound, TX. She was born July 14, 1918, in Lafayette, to the late Pearl and Frances May (Young) Davis. She was a graduate of Lafayette Jefferson... View Obituary & Service Information
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