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Diop Jelani Sanders-Jackson

August 20, 1999 ~ April 21, 2019 (age 19)

Diop Jelani Sanders - Jackson, was born  August 20,1999 in Columbus Ohio to Arthur Jackson and Phyllis Sanders Jackson. He graduated in 2018 from Southwest High School in Pinetops. He was employed by Sonic. He was a good skater and dancer always happy. Diop didn't let anything get to him, he did what was best for his happiness. A true rebel that taught us what free will really is. He was always on a mission to meet new people and bring them together.

He is survived by his parents: Arthur Jackson and Phillis Sanders-Jackson. His brothers: Najee (Samantha) of Rocky Mount, Solomon and Lamar of Florida. Three Aunts: Faye (Eddie), Nellie (Willie) and Judy (Willus) all of Rocky Mount. Two Uncles: Isham (Evelyn) and Ronnie (Candy) of Seattle Washington. A host of other Aunts, Uncles, nieces, nephews,cousins and friends.

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