Miles Joseph Saunders

  • Born: April 12, 2000
  • Died: August 27, 2017
  • Location: Marietta, Georgia

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Marietta, GA 30064

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Tribute & Message From The Family


Miles Joseph Saunders, 17, of Marietta, GA, went to his Heavenly home August 27, 2017. He was born April 12, 2000 in Atlanta, GA, the son of Pelin Demirel and Frederick Saunders.

Miles was a member of Divine Order Church, where he was an active participant in the Beta Seals Boys Ministry as well as a helper on the Hospitality Ministry.
Miles loved skateboarding, video games, listening to music, and spending time with his family and friends. He was adventurous, outgoing, and never met a stranger.

We will always remember his infectious smile and his loving, caring personality.

Miles is survived by his parents Pelin Demirel of Marietta, GA and Frederick (Tosha) Saunders of Acworth, GA; his sisters, Kierra and Eva Saunders; brother, William Saunders; brother in law, Marcquade Wilson, Sr.; nephew, Marcquade Wilson, Jr.; and nieces, Marianna and Mia Wilson. He also leaves his paternal grandparents, Wallace and Mary Saunders of Danville, VA and his maternal grandparents, Babar and Havva Rana of Nuremburg, Germany. He is also survived by his girlfriend, Alyssa White and host of aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Southern Cremations & Funerals at Cheatham Hill in Marietta. There will be a private viewing for the family. The funeral will be held at 1pm on Sunday, September 3rd at Divine Order Church in Marietta.