Mariah Beth Morrison, 28, passed away in her hometown of Longview, Wash., on Aug. 10, 2023. She was born on Sept. 30, 1994, in Longview, to her loving parents, Frank and Barbie Morrison.
At six foot, one inch, Mariah excelled in sports, especially volleyball and basketball. She served as a middle blocker and outside hitter for Three Rivers Christian School, Cowlitz Volleyball League and Mark Morris High School before transitioning to online school in order to pursue her dream of modeling in New York City. Her career in modeling took her to New York City, London, Paris and Milan. She had the opportunity to model for brands such as Levi Straus and Jenny Yoo; as well as the opportunity to walk in fashion week for top designers, Armani and St. Laurent.
Following her modeling career, she returned home to be closer to family, where she pursued her love for photography, drawing and being beloved “Auntie Momo” to her nieces and nephews. She will be remembered by her loved-ones as thoughtful, sweet, driven and generous.
Mariah is survived by her parents, Barbie and Frank Morrison, Siblings, Hannah, Leah, Ty, Annie, Kaylena, Johnny and Mari; eight nieces and nephews; and her Siberian husky, Xena.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Bill and Gloria Roe, and Ray and Dolores Morrison; step grandmother, Adela Morrison; and cousins, Fisher Roe and Cienna Morrison.
Please join us in celebrating Mariah’s life at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 at Northlake Church, 2614 Ocean Beach Hwy., in Longview.
Cards of Sympathy may be sent to Frank and Barbie Morrison, P.O. Box 2152, Longview, WA 98632.