Title of Collection
Scope and Content Note
William Edward McDaniel’s papers include yearbooks and programs from Abilene Christian College and sermon charts, notes and slides from his years in ministry.
William Edward McDaniel was born on October 21, 1923 in Odem, Texas. He attended Abilene Christian College where he received a Bachelor of Arts in 1944. He met Bettie Jo Yancey (1926-2020) through church and the two were married. They served churches in Brazoria County area and then in Aldine, Texas. The couple had two children, Jim and Jolinda. William passed away from a cerebral hemorrhage on April 3, 1955. Betty Jo worked as a teacher’s aid until her retirement. She passed away on March 21, 2020.
Materials were kept in the order they were received as much as possible.
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Extent of Collection
3 linear feet (2 boxes)
Center for Restoration Studies Manuscripts #539
Center for Restoration Studies
[identification of item], [file or folder name], William Edward McDaniel Papers, 1940-1955. Center for Restoration Studies MS #539. Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives, Brown Library. Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.
Open to researchers. Contact Abilene Christian University Special Collections and Archives to make an appointment.
Finding Aid created by
Amanda Dietz and Mac Ice