Mr. Govonie (Poolie Man) Sanders of Muskegon, MI passed away unexpectedly on June 21, 2022. Govonie was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan to Renitta Sanders and Angelo McKinnon on January 22, 1981. Geo was raised in Muskegon, Michigan until 1989 when he then moved to San Leandro, California with his siblings. He spent a few of his elementary years soaking up that Cali sun with his Granny, aunties, siblings and cousins until 1992. He then returned to Muskegon, Mi. and attended Muskegon Heights Public Schools. At the age of 16, now becoming known as Geo, decided it was time he get some more of the Cali lifestyle, so he returned to Cali to show his talents on the basketball team winning numerous high school championships until his 11th grade.
Geo spent his final high school years back in Muskegon, Mi with his mother and Siblings. Throughout the rest of his adult lifestyle, Geo loved the time he spent with family and every time he was around you knew it was going to be filed with his genuine love. He was a jokester with charismatic appeal whose persona appealed to the young and the old.
Govonie leaves to cherish in memories with his children Giavonni Harris, Seiona Davis, Qurhan, Montgomery, Londyn Montgomery, Kaiden Montgomery, Israel Montgomery and Jace Sanders;(1)grandson, Sy-Ire Davis; siblings, Angelo Patton of Ohio, Olden Pennington, Sequoyah Pennington, Kajuantae Pennington all of Muskegon, Michigan, Antjuan Pennington of California, JaQuan Hudson, Jalen Sanders and Tavonie Jackson all of Muskegon, MI and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his mother Renittta Sanders and father Angelo McKinnon.
Friday, July 1, 2022, 12:00 PM at Corinthians Baptist Church with Pastor Khi L. Guy, officiating. Interment in Sunrise Memorial Gardens.
Thursday, 30th of June, 2022 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Clock Funeral Home - Muskegon.
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Forever My Love, 9 years of ups and downs but we still always managed to bounce back. I will forever be grateful for everything we have shared, have endured , have conquered , have loved, Our Love will Never Die. May you rest in peace. Till I see you again. In your words- signed
My babydoll, My love
U will always be my bonus son geo…I love u and will miss u forever! Your (pretty moma) Rhonda ❤️
LLGEO IMMA KEEP YO NAME ALIVE CUZ MOST DEFINITELY 💯‼️