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Joyce Chandler Davis, American writer. Certified teacher, Florida. Delaware Alan Cranston For President campaign, Cullman, 1984. Member Alabama Writers Conclave, American Association of University Women (state board directors 1984-1988).

Background

Davis, Joyce Chandler was born on January 28, 1922 in Healdton, Oklahoma, United States. Daughter of Frank Howard and Vivian (Saunders) Chandler.

Education

Bachelor, McKendree College, Lebanon, Illinois, 1962. Master of Arts, Northwest Oklahoma University, 1968. Student, University Missouri, 1975.

Career

Teacher, media specialist, Manatee County Schools, Bradenton, Florida, 1968-1980;feature writer, Cullman (Alabama) Tribune, 1980-1982;writer, editor, Hanceville, Alabama, 1982-1987;writer, Harcourt Brace Javonovich, Orlando, Florida, 1984-1987. Writing instructor Gadsden Community College, 1988-1997.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Florida.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry) Wild Geese, 1977, anthology, 1978. Editor quarterly history magazine, 1982-1984, corporation magazine, 1982-1985. Principal works public in Issues and Identities in Literature, 1996.

Membership

Delaware Alan Cranston For President campaign, Cullman, 1984. Member Alabama Writers Conclave, American Association of University Women (state board directors 1984-1988). Clubs: Friday Study (Cullman).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, golf, gardening.

Connections

Married James Davis, March 29, 1942 (divorced, 1974). Children: James Michael, Robert Chandler.

father:
Frank Howard Chandler

mother:
Vivian (Saunders) Chandler

spouse:
James Davis

children:
James Michael Davis

Robert Chandler Davis