SCU mourns the passing of Douglas Corvin

Douglas Rayford Corvin passed away unexpectedly November 5, 2010.  Southwestern Christian University is deeply saddened by the loss of a dear friend and son of W.R. Corvin, former SCU president.  Doug graduated from Southwestern High School in 1968 and then attended Oklahoma City Southwestern College from the Summer of 1968 to the Spring of 1970.  He also graduated from the SCU Graduate School of Ministry with a Masters of Ministry in 2004.

 He was born March 3, 1950 in Beloit, WI to William Rayford and Geneva Leenora Corvin. He was a loving husband, son, father, poppie, and great-grampie, brother, and uncle, cousin and friend. He was dearly loved and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. He is survived by his wife, Nancy; father, W.R. Corvin; his daughter and son-in-law, Melodye and Evan Klassen, and children; daughter and son-in-law, Chaney and Mark Satterfield, and children; his sisters, Nita Tryman and Geralon Ore, and their families; his stepchildren, Shele Hobza and David Simpson, and their families. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, November 9, 2010, at 10:30 a.m., at Eagle's Crest Fellowship, 5956 N.W. 23rd Street, Oklahoma City, OK. The service will be led by longtime friend, Rev. David Oxley, Sr. "Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the man who trusts in Him!" Psalm 34:8. Condolences may be made at