Michael Dequan Sanders

May 12, 1992 ~ May 2, 2021 (age 28)


Mikey born, Michael Dequan (Young Ace) Sanders on May 12, 1992 in New York, New York, transitioned on May 2, 2021 at the age of 28.  Mike was an honest, loving, passionate and motivating person.  He never really met a stranger, and he had the most awesome ability to make everyone around him feel at ease.

He leaves behind his mother, Hilda Gray.  Brother and sister-in-law, Chris Sanders and Roberta Sanders; two nieces and one nephew, Anyah, Miah and C.J.; cousins and friends from all over.

We ask that you don't take time for granted. Strive to actually LIVE!  Keep the memory of Mike alive by reaching out to each other more. Encouraging each other to push forward even in the midst of adversity.  Choosing to smile with each other more and of course, dance more.

Services:  Walk through visitation-12:30 to 1:00, Saturday, May 15, 2021.  Service begins at 1:00.  Hairston Funeral Home, 703 S. Main St., Salisbury, NC 28144 is serving the Sanders and connecting family members with sincere compassion and professionalism. Online condolences may be sent to:

CDC mandates for will be followed.  All attendees must wear face covering.   

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Funeral Service
May 15, 2021

12:30 PM
Hairston Funeral Home
703 South Main Street
Salisbury, NC 28144

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