- November 14, 1948 - April 5, 2017
- Dallas, Texas
of Miklos' Passing
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Miklos Sanders was born November 14, 1948 in Dallas, Texas as the only son of Roosevelt Sanders and Audrey Harlan. He was a graduate of J.N. Erving High School (Class of 1967) and excelled in athletics including football and tennis. Miklos went on to play football at Lincoln University (Class of 1973) where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology.
Miklos was married June 2, 1973 and was blessed with a son Miklos “Duane” Sanders on July 8, 1976. He began his career in social work at the Boone County Department of Family Services as a case worker before returning to Dallas, Texas in 1980. Miklos retired from Dallas County in 2012 as a long time Parole Officer.
Miklos was a long time active member of These Are They Community Church in Desoto, Texas. He enjoyed reading and promoting the education of scripture, watching sports and movies, spending time with family, most of which, his beloved mother, Mrs. Audrey Mitchell. Miklos passed away on April 5, 2017, leaving behind his loving mother, Mrs. Audrey Harlan- Mitchell; son, Miklos “Duane” Sanders; grandson, Cameron Sanders; daughter, Makayla; several other relatives and loved ones. Miklos touched the lives of many and will be forever loved and missed.