Heritage Award Nominations

Heritage Award Nominations

The California Baptist Historical Society seeks Heritage Award nominees who have made outstanding contributions to California Southern Baptist history and/or have made a significant impact in promoting the importance of that history.

Nominees should have shown rare and unusual dedication to the cause of California Baptist history through such means as writing, teaching, denominational and local church service, archival and library development, communicating the heritage or interpreting the history of California Southern Baptists.

To send an online nomination click here.

See the downloads on this page to print a pdf form and mail to:

Communications Group
California Southern Baptist Convention
678 E. Shaw Avenue
Fresno CA 93710

Please include supporting information about the nominee.

Here is an alphabetical list of past Heritage Award recipients.

JD and Janis Andrews Samuel Dunham Monty McWhorter
Lawrence Au Dean Durbin
Clarence Moore
Edwin Bailey Bill & Jean East
Quinn Morgan
James Baker Stanley & Ruby Fogle
Averil Mouser
Bill & Wilma Bell Wendell & Emily Foss
David Oglesby
Earl Bigelow Thurmond George
Jack O'Neal
HO Black Al Greenwalt
Glen Paden
Toney Blackwell JL & Esther Harden
"Pat" Patillo
VE Boyd Ed Harness
Cecil Pearson
JL Brantley Robert Hughes
Sid Peterson
RG Brister Bates Ivey
Doyle Phillips
Edd & Flo Brown Joe January
Stanley Polk
Olie Brown Toxie Jarrell
SG Posey
Delores Calkin Max Kell
Val Prince
WA Carleton Tom Kelly
Robert Rooks
Larry Carpenter George Kendall
Shelden Russell
Walt Carney Dorothy Kilpatrick
Daniel Sotelo
Dave Chamblin RW Lackey
WB Timberlake
Cherry Chang Timothy Lin Don & Anna Jane Venosdel
Bill & Elois Clem HB Long
Edmund Walker
CR "Clel" Collier Floyd Looney
James Warren
Jack Combs BN Lummus
Sam Wilcoxon
Earl Crawford Dale & June Martin
Paul Wilkerson
Joe Davis Polly McNabb
Jim Winchester
Francis DuBose

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