Rita Dolores Dobbs, age 76 of Sand Springs, passed from this life on Saturday, January 12, 2013 in Tulsa. Rita was born to Ervin Eugene and Stella Lorene (Blow) Beavers on November 22, 1936 in Hominy, Oklahoma. She attended Sand Springs High School currently known as Charles Page and went to work for the Hissom Memorial Center and the L.E.Rader Center where she worked as a Resident Life Supervisor for twenty years. Rita had been a member of the African Violets Club at the Tulsa Garden Center. She enjoyed quilting, gardening, oil painting and especially taking care of her family. She is survived by her son Keith Dobbs of Sand Springs, two daughters Cheralee Dobbs of Sand Springs and Robin Wasson and husband Danny of Sand Springs, two grandchildren Sarah Kosydar and husband Kris of Sand Springs and Aaron Wasson and wife Jessie-Marie of Portsmouth, Virginia. Also surviving Rita are five great-grandchildren. Rita was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Ilene Ryan.