Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Mooneyhams in:
 • Desert Memorial Park
 • Cathedral City
 • Riverside County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Dr Walter Stanley Mooneyham
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jan. 14, 1926
Houston (Chickasaw County)
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jun. 3, 1991
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Dr. Mooneyham joined the U.S. Navy and served in the Pacific Theater (1943-45). he received his Bachelor of Science degree in journalism at Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee, OK (1950) while ministering as pastor at First Free Will Baptist Church, Sulphur, OK (1949-53).
After working with the National Association of Free Will Baptists (1954), he became Director of Information (1959) and Interim Executive Director of the National Association of Evangelicals in Wheaton, IL (1964). As special assistant to Billy Graham, he coordinated the World Congress on Evangelism in Berlin (1966). One year later, he was appointed Vice-President of International Relations for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. From 1969 to 1982, he was the President of World Vision International, a service agency providing childcare, emergency relief assistance and missions research to many Christian denominations in over 30 countries. He is recipient of three honorary doctorates: Houghton College, NY (1964), Taylor University, IN (1977) and Seattle Pacific University, WA (1978).
Dr. Mooneyham has hosted and appeared in many television documentaries and prime-time specials such as Come Walk the World, a weekly documentary about Christian missions, and a weekly program, Larry Jones Presents, that he produced and which was aired on 200 stations. In 1980, he was the subject of a prime-time BBC documentary about the refugee Vietnamese "boat people" who who helped rescue at sea. Dr. Mooneyham is author of eight books and of inuumerable magazine articles. His latest book is Dancing on the Strait and Narrow from Harper and Row, 1989. He holds many honors such as the Polish Orthodox Church's Order of Mary Magdalene for extraordinary service to children and the Republic of Korea's highest award to foreigners, the Distinguished Service Award. Since 1960, he has been listed in Who's Chairman of the Board for Children's Aid International. Who in America, presently, he is Honorary
 
 
Burial:
Desert Memorial Park
Cathedral City
Riverside County
California, USA
Plot: b-30,264
 
Created by: Alton Loveless
Record added: May 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89679807
Dr Walter Stanley Mooneyham
Added by: Alton Loveless
 
Dr Walter Stanley Mooneyham
Cemetery Photo
Added by: death2ur
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service