Francis A. McCray

Francis McCray


Aug. 28, 1888 Birth
Sep. 14, 1960 Death

Francis Augustus McCray was an Agriculture professor (1920-1939) and the Head of Vocational Agriculture in 1939.

He earned his MA from the University of Wisconsin and a Ph.D. from Harvard.

His wife, Aytchie, herself a SHNI graduate, was a longtime educator in Huntsville, operating a five-story kindergarten in the vicinity of SHSU's Business Administration Building.

McCray House was named in his honor.

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