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Horace F. McQueen Edit Profile

Television newscaster

Horace F. McQueen, American television newscaster. Named Man of Year in Texas Agriculture Texas Agricultural and Mechanical Agricultural Association, 1985, United States Farm Broadcaster of Year, 1978.

Background

McQueen, Horace F. was born on July 3, 1938 in Crockett, Texas, United States. Son of Thomas F. and F.L. (Neel) McQueen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1960.

Career

Assistant editor, National Future Farmers American magazine, Alexandria, Virginia, 1960-1961;editor, Farm & Ranch magazine, Dallas, 1961-1963;field editor, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical U., Lubbock, Texas, 1963-1964;owner, Farm & Ranch television News, Lubbock, 1964-1973;owner, Farm & Ranch television News, Tyler, Texas, since 1973. Board directors City National Bank, Whitehouse, Texas. Chairman agricultural committee Smith County Appraisal District, since 1990.

Religion

The bread and cup during Holy Communion symbolizes the broken body and shed blood of Christ that he offered for people the same way as he did for the disciples on the eve of his crucifixion.

Politics

Baptists should be faithful ambassadors of reconciliation in their personal relationships and local communities as they demonstrate the power of the Gospel to reconcile all persons in Christ.

Views

Spiritual support, encouragement and challenge should be major strengths of a Christian community.

Membership

Delaware Republican National Convention New Orleans, 1988. Board directors Federal Land Bank Association of Tyler, since 1980, Sabine River Authority of Texas, since 1988, Build East Texas Progressive, since 1986. With United States Naval Reserve, 1978-1985.

Member Masons.

Connections

Married Carole Myers. Children: Dale, Dennis, Deidre, Debra.

father:
Thomas F. McQueen

mother:
F.L. (Neel) McQueen

spouse:
Carole Myers

children:
Dale McQueen

Dennis McQueen

Deidre McQueen

Debra McQueen