By David CassadyBSK: Baptist Seminary of Kentucky Well before this moment when so many are awakening to racial justice issues, Mrs. Baugh prioritized racial reconciliation. The generous gift from the Baugh Foundation allowed BSK to form a partnership with Simmons College of Kentucky — a relationship that has transformed our seminary and approach to theological […]
By Angel PittmanField Personnel, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship The impact of Babs Baugh can be seen throughout the Fellowship. Her passion and generosity will continue to inspire. Blessings to her family in this tremendous loss.
By Bill JonesExecutive Director, retired, Texas Baptists Committed In only three days since Babs Baugh’s passing, I’ve already read at least a half-dozen articles paying tribute to her life, and I know there will be many more to come. No one person can adequately tell the story of a life so very well-lived, a life […]
By Jonathan PlattEditor-in-chief, Baylor Line Foundation At the Baylor Line Foundation, we’re so honored to have had Babs bless, sustain, and lead us in so many ways. We’re all so very heartbroken over this loss, but so happy to see the outpouring of memories and love on this page.
From Robert EllisLogsdon Seminary Babs Baugh was a divine gift of joy and generosity to a world desperately in need of both. Her life has impacted thousands through her music, humor, sense of adventure, and desire to help others grow in faith and service to Christ. Babs has been a great friend of Logsdon Seminary. […]
From Colleen and David BurroughsPASSPORT Camps Dear Babs, you were a wonder. Because of your tireless work through the legacy of the Eula Mae and John Baugh Foundation, you will remain a force of nature in the lives of thousands of children and teenagers for years to come. Because you championed investment in the mentoring […]
From Todd HeifnerCo-Director, Hope Manifest It was a Sunday in June, 2020 when Babs Baugh passed. Sunday, June 14 in fact, at 2:40AM this day–and word came early in the morning. The longer I live, the more convinced I become that there are, in fact, angels living among us. Ones who give themselves over completely […]
From Don DossDirector of Music Ministries, Fredericksburg United Methodist Church I had the privilege of working with Babs while I was on the staff at Trinity Baptist Church of San Antonio. I was on the staff there for 10 years and during that time I worked with Babs in a variety of activities and programs […]
From Christa Sfameniformer CBF employee I met Babs in 2010 when she served as the chairperson of the General Assembly planning committee that I served on – my first GA as a CBF employee. She dazzled me from the beginning. Whenever I saw her after that, I always said, “The party can start now that […]
From Charles Foster JohnsonExecutive Director, Pastors for Children Babs Baugh was a woman of generous investment and joyous commitment to Christ and his Rule of Love and Justice in the world. Her spirit and witness were marked by beauty, dignity and grace. She was an ambassador of goodness congregationally, nationally, and internationally. Jana and I, […]