Return to Class of 1927

Mary Beach09/15/2001
Mary B. (Beach) Riggs was born, in Muscatine, Iowa, December 8, 1908, the daughter of Benjamin Robertson Beach (b.1989-d.1938) and Marie Rankin (b.1878-d.1966 in TX).

The family came to Knoxville January, 1913, at which time Mr. Beach was chosen as manager of the Paul Lumber Co., of Knoxville.

Mary died September 15, 2001 at Webster, Harris County, Texas.

Sibblings are Sarah Elizabeth Beach born 1915 in Knoxville, Iowa and George Beach, born February 16, 1906, in Muscatine, Iowa.

George died June 5, 1922 of Accidental drowning as a Junior in high school, his burial was Greenwood cemetery in Muscatine.

The deceased was a member of the Presbyterian church.