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Malra Clifft Treece, American educator, author. Recipient National Poetry award, State Poetry award, Mid-South Poetry award. Member of Tennessee Poetry Society, American Business Communication Association, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Treece, Malra Clifft was born on November 19, 1923 in Oxford, Arkansas, United States. Daughter of Joseph A. and Ruth (Thompson) Clifft.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Arkansas State University, 1947. Master of Arts, Memphis State University, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, University Mississippi, 1971.

Career

Professor emeritus, business communication Memphis State University, since 1957.

Works

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.

Views

Just as a human body contains different limbs and organs that depend on each other, so members of a Christian society should be close and caring enough to feel each other's pain and delight.

Membership

Member of Tennessee Poetry Society, American Business Communication Association, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Guy Treece, January 18, 1946. Children: Diana, Mark David.

father:
Joseph A. Clifft

mother:
Ruth (Thompson) Clifft

spouse:
Guy Treece

children:
Mark David Treece

Diana Treece