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Vernon Hill Upchurch

educator

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