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. (submission deadline September 16.)

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

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