Floyd Sanders

(1904-1993). Pastor, conference president. Born in Gibson County, Indiana, he graduated from Emmanuel Missionary College (now Andrews University). He entered denominational service on June 1, 1927, in the Indiana Conference and that same year was married to Mary E. Bowers. He was ordained to the ministry in 1934 in Indiana, and served as teacher, pastor, and evangelist there for 13 years before becoming president of the conference in 1940. He labored as an administrator for 30 years, serving as president of Indiana, Carolina, Arkansas-Louisiana, Kansas, and Nebraska conferences.

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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