Beverly "Bev" Louise Morehead

  • BORN: June 12, 1955
  • DIED: February 12, 2018
  • LOCATION: Plattsmouth, Nebraska

June 12, 1955 – February 12, 2018
Beverly "Bev" Louise (Smith) Morehead age 62 of Plattsmouth, NE passed away on Monday, February 12, 2018 at her residence.
She was born on June 12, 1955 to Donald Alfred and Helen Louise (Moore) Smith in Atchison, KS. Bev was raised and schooled in Ralston, NE and she graduated from Ralston High School with the class of 1973. After graduating from high school, Bev attended and graduated from nursing school as a CNA and then she worked at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha. Bev met James "Jim" Michael Morehead in the early 1980's, while she was working at the Country Bar and Grill in Plattsmouth. Bev and Jim were later married on March 11, 1995 in Las Vegas, NV and they made their home in Plattsmouth. She was a wife, mother, and a homemaker. Bev also had worked at CBS Home Real Estate and Info USA in Omaha, then later she worked at Tobacco Plus in Plattsmouth.
She is survived by her husband: Jim Morehead of Plattsmouth, NE; daughter: Sheila Henne and husband Jessie of Bellevue, NE; two brothers: Don Smith and wife Shellie of Dearborn, MO; Greg Smith and Mary Slatten of Olathe, KS; uncle: Lester Moore and wife Connie of Atchison, KS; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Donald and Helen Smith.
Visitations will be held from 1:00 to 9:00 P.M., with family greeting relatives and friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Friday, February 16, 2018 at Roby Funeral Home in Plattsmouth.
A Graveside Service will be held at 11:30 A.M., Saturday, February 17, 2018 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Plattsmouth with Pastor Michael McGregor officiating. Family and friends are asked to please meet before the service at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday at the mortuary.
Pallbearers will be Carter Morehead, Greg Morehead, Joe Morehead, John Morehead, Mike Newburn, and Ryan Smith.
Final Resting Place will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Plattsmouth.
The family suggests, Memorials to the Ralston Fire Department (Bev's father was a past Fire Chief at Ralston Fire Department).
Services are entrusted to Roby Funeral Home, 346 Ave. A, Plattsmouth, NE 68048 (402) 296-3123,

Graveside Service
  • Saturday, February 17
    11:30 AM
  • Oak Hill Cemetery
  • 149 Oak Hill Rd.
  • Plattsmouth, NE 68048
  • (402) 298-8046
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  • Friday, February 16
    1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Roby Funeral Home
  • 346 Ave. A
  • Plattsmouth, NE 68048
  • (402) 296-3123
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“ So sorry to hear of Bev's passing. We knew each other from dialysis in Bellevue. I always enjoed visiting with her. My condolences to the family. ”

Posted by: Lorene Klassen - Papillion, NE

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