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Boyce Ray Davis

lawyer , newspaper publisher

Boyce Ray Davis, American lawyer, newspaper publisher. Bar: Arkansas 1974, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1974.

Background

Davis, Boyce Ray was born on May 29, 1938 in Lincoln, Arkansas, United States. Son of Oliver Ray and Beulah Faye (Tucker) Davis.

Education

Bachelor, University Arkansas, 1964. Juris Doctor, University Arkansas, 1974.

Career

Private practice, Lincoln, since 1974.

Achievements

  • Bar: Arkansas 1974, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1974.

Works

  • Columnist: The Wry Side, since 1985.

Membership

Mayor City of Lincoln, 1972-1974, city attorney, 1975-1978, 86-94. Member Lincoln Consolidated School Board, 1980-1990. Member delegate Constitutional Convention, Little Rock, 1969-1970.

Member Arkansas Bar Association (executive council 1991-1993, house of deals 1990-1993), Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association (chairman legislation committee since 1978, political action trustee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hunting, fishing, musician, reading, learning Spanish.

Connections

Married Joan E. Davis, March 4, 1960. Children: Scott F., Whitney L., Berkley Y.

father:
Oliver Ray Davis

mother:
Beulah Faye (Tucker) Davis

spouse:
Joan E. Davis

children:
Scott F. Davis

Whitney L. Davis

Berkley Y. Davis