Marcus Allen Sanders was born at University Medical Center Las Vegas, Nevada on March 27, 1986. Born to Fontella Hernandez and Mark A. Holmes. Marcus departed from this life on February 9, 2023.
Marcus leaves behind-his mother, Fontella Hernandez; younger brother, Jerrell Holmes; sister Mar’Raeja A. Holmes; god sister, Myeisha Jervis; uncle, James D. Sanders, and nephew; Saint A. Jervis, and his significant other, Tamika Hunter and countless more family members. He is proceeded in his homegoing by his grandmother, Lonnie M. Sanders and great grandmother Mary Davis.
A native of Las Vegas, he attended Mojave High School and graduated from Sierra Job Corps in 2004. Where he became certified in carpentry and welding. Marcus loved football and was a diehard fan of the Las Vegas Raiders.
Marcus was a loving son and brother, a supportive family member and was always there, despite his personal battles throughout his life. Although he had no kids of his own Marcus brought joy and laughter to children he had close relationships with, including being a father figure.
Marcus will always be remembered for his iconic smile and elevating laughter, that he shared with everyone he encountered. Marcus was loved by his family and friends, and he will be truly missed.