People (Page 5)

People (Page 5)

Archibald Donald Davies

April 15, 1920 – October 16, 2011 The Rt. Rev. A. Donald Davies was the first bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth. The Rev. Davies was elected as the bishop of Dallas in March, 1970, succeeding the Rt. Rev. Avery Mason, who had died suddenly. He was ordained as a bishop on June 22, 1970 and served as the fourth bishop of the Diocese of Dallas. At a convention in November 1982, the Diocese of Dallas formed a…

The Rt. Rev. C. Wallis Ohl

The Rt. Rev. C. Wallis Ohl, was installed as the second provisional bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth on November 14, 2009 during the 27th Diocesan Convention. Bishop Ohl was born in Bay City, Texas, the son of a physician father and nurse mother. He was raised in Chickasha, Oklahoma. Following graduation from Chickasha High School in 1961, he attended the University of the South, obtaining a BA in English Literature in 1965. From 1965 to 1971 he…