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Vernon Hill Upchurch

Vernon Hill Upchurch, American educator. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Certified Public Accountants, Oklahoma; Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants’s, American Accounting Association, Oklahoma Society Certified Public Accountants’s, Delta Sigma Pi, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

  • Upchurch, Vernon Hill was born on March 3, 1918 in Tamaha, Oklahoma, United States. Son of James Arch and Valora Elaine (Cole) Upchurch.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Oklahoma U., 1942, Master of Business Administration, 1947. Doctor of Philosophy., Texas U., 1954.

    Career

    • Partner with father in mercantile business, 1936-1940. Faculty East Central State College, Ada. Oklahoma, 1947-1955; faculty U. Oklahoma, 1955-1975, professor accounting, department chairman, 1959-1975.

    Membership

    Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Certified Public Accountants, Oklahoma. Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants’s, American Accounting Association, Oklahoma Society Certified Public Accountants’s, Delta Sigma Pi, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Gloria Hornbeak, November 27, 1941. Children: Paul Douglas, Melinda Marie.
    • father: James Arch Upchurch
    • mother: Valora Elaine (Cole) Upchurch
    • spouse: Gloria Hornbeak
    • children: Paul Douglas Upchurch
    • Melinda Marie Upchurch
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    Born March 3, 1918
    Died March 5, 1975
    (aged 57)
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