Osbourne Grady Sanders Jr.
O.G. Sanders was born on November 24, 1926 in Greenville, Texas but he grew up in Gladewater where he graduated from High School in 1945. He then attended Kilgore Junior College.
From 1947 to 1951, Sanders worked in the oil fields of Kansas. He started his own construction company, O.G. Sanders and Son Contractors which was a recognized business in Waco for several years. Brother Sanders was Master of Waco Lodge in 1962 and served as our Chaplain in 1954. The city of Garland hired him away and that is where he died of an early age on July 10, 1966.