Mary Elizabeth “Libby” Morehead


Mary Elizabeth “Libby” Morehead, 87, Centralia, passed away Wed., Feb. 7, 2024. She was born April 30, 1936, in Paris, the daughter of the late Clarence and Mildred (Turnbough) Baker.

She is survived by two sons Mike Morehead of the Florida Keys and Jeff (Lura Briscoe) Morehead, Steamboat Springs, Colo.; one daughter Michelle (Nelson) Gibler, Centralia; two grandchildren;  and three great-grandchildren.

A private family graveside gathering will take place at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Centralia Public Library, c/o Oliver Funeral Home, P.O. Box 125, Centralia, MO 65240. Condolences may also be made to the family at