Rita Ann Beach, 58, was born on August 9, 1955, in Jacksonville, Illinois, to Frank and Betty (Pressy) Castleberry. She passed away while visiting family on June 12, 2014, in Carlinville, Illinois. She married the love of her life, Mike Beach, on November 8, 1974, in Carlinville, Illinois. In 1978, they moved to Cordell, Oklahoma, where they have made their home for the past 36 years. Rita has made a great impact on many lives while living in Cordell.