Cedric Britt Beemer

Britt Beemer, loving husband and father of two daughters, passed away unexpectedly on June 24, 2022 at the age of 70.

Britt was born on September 12, 1951 to the late Elvin and Margaret Beemer. He grew up in Bedford, IA with brothers Chris (Judy) Beemer and Chad (Lori) Beemer. He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Jan, daughters Chloe (Jonathan) Fitzgerald and Claire Beemer, brothers, nephews, and nieces.

In 1973, Britt received his bachelor’s degree in political science from Northwest Missouri State Univ. In 1975, he earned his master’s degree in American government from Indiana State Univ.

In 1979, after a career in managing and consulting on 14 successful congressional and senatorial campaigns, Britt founded America’s Research Group based in Charleston, SC. Recognized nationally as a premier marketing strategist, he gained wide acclaim for his expertise in consumer behavior research and strategic marketing planning. Britt authored six books including Predatory Marketing, It Takes A Prophet To Make A Profit, and The Customer Rules. His work has been cited in the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times, among others. Britt was routinely invited to give interviews for Fox News and CNN.

Britt had a big heart and lived his life with gusto. He had a passion for God and church, his family, politics, travel, cooking, and charity work. Britt was a true patriot and loved his country. He delighted in preparing meals for those in his community. Around Christmas, he celebrated with extravagant festive displays featuring Snow Villages, Christmas trees, nativity scenes, trains, and lighted Santas lining the walkways. Britt also enjoyed fixing up and spending time at his family’s vacation spot in Sky Valley, GA.

Britt’s thoughtful advice, remarkable stories, and unconditional love for his family made him the best of the best.

A memorial service will be held on July 23, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Orlando.

Most Popular

3 arrested after burglarizing Orange County business, getting stuck on flooded road

Three individuals were arrested by Orange County Sheriff's Office deputies after they attempted to burglarize an Orange County dollar store and ended up getting stuck along a flooded stretch of road.

SAT postponed, Orange County schools hoping to reopen Monday

The administration of the Scholastic Aptitude Test scheduled for Saturday will be rescheduled, as Orange County Public Schools remain closed through the weekend.

Thousands still without power in Orange County, Duke Energy customers should be restored by Sunday night

Thousands of residents are currently without power across the tri-county area, with Duke Energy saying that they hope to have it restored to 90% of their customers by late Sunday evening.

No deaths due to storm, over 1,000 rescued from flooding in Orange County

Orange County officials say that no deaths have been reported as a result of Hurricane Ian, despite over 1,000 residents requiring rescue services from extreme flooding and dangerous conditions.

Orlando International Airport resumes flights

The Orlando International Airport will resume normal operations as of noon today.

Multiple roads still flooded, vehicles disabled around Orange, Seminole, Osceola

Officials across Orange, Seminole, and Osceola counties are still advising motorists to stay off roadways in the area, many of which are flooded and undriveable.
Orlando
few clouds
65.6 ° F
67.9 °
62.9 °
95 %
0mph
20 %
Sun
86 °
Mon
82 °
Tue
78 °
Wed
83 °
Thu
85 °