Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children


1933 to 1942

Dan Curb

One of Oklahoma’s most dedicated Baptist preachers, Dan Curb, took the job of field representative in 1930.

H. Truman and Alice Maxey

Maxey became resident manager in 1935. Maxey became the Executive Director of the Department of Child Care for the Baptist General Convention in 1956.

Name Change and New Buildings

The name of the Orphans’ Home was changed to The Oklahoma Baptist Children’s Home in 1937 by a vote of the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma. A new, modern Children’s City began being built in 1941.

Orville D. McDonald

Orville continues to be a part of the efforts of Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children. He is an example of a cheerful giver and remains a loyal and generous benefactor of Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children.

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