Southwestern Christian University mourns the loss of former president Dr. W.R. Corvin who passed away Wednesday, March 14th in Oklahoma City, Okla.
Brother to SCU’s founding President, R.O. Corvin, Dr. W.R. Corvin led Southwestern Christian through a period of incredible growth as the population reached 1600 students under his guidance. Dr. Corvin also helped earn the college its first accreditation through the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. He stood at the helm of SCU at the beginnings of the Muse Memorial Lectures and the worship/praise team that is now known as OneVoice.
Dr. W.R. Corvin’s funeral is scheduled for Friday, March 23rd at 10am in Southwestern Christian University’s Minchew Auditorium. The service will be officiated by Pastor David Oxley and Reverend Gerald (Buddy) Williams.
Fri, March 16, 2012
by Kasey Gardner