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William Ulysses McCoy

journalist

William Ulysses McCoy, American Journalist. Board of directors Chamber Museum in Okla, since 1982, Arts at St. Luke's, Oklahoma City, since 1995.

Background

McCoy, William Ulysses was born on May 19, 1921 in Earle, Arkansas, United States. Son of Samuel David and Carrie Mabel (Hinson) McCoy.

Education

Bachelor, Arkansas State College, 1942.

Career

Feature writer, Western News Svc., Amarillo, Texas, 1946;news editor, writer, Memphis Democrat, Memphis, Texas, 1946-1947;reporter, Pampa (Texas) Daily News, 1947-1948;state editor, writer, Amarillo Times, Amarillo, Texas, 1948-1951;writer, editor, The Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1955-1981;writer, national magazines, since 1941.

Membership

Board of directors Chamber Museum in Okla, since 1982, Arts at St. Luke's, Oklahoma City, since 1995.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: choir singer, orchestral violinist.

Connections

Married Janice King, January 23, 1943. 1 child, William Mark.

father:
Samuel David McCoy

mother:
Carrie Mabel (Hinson) McCoy

spouse:
Janice King

child:
William Mark McCoy