Mr. Michael DeWayne McMillan, our beloved son, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend passed away Monday, September 29, 2014 at the age of 54 years. He was born September 2, 1960 in Birmingham, AL to the late Danny and Annie McMillan, coming to Saginaw in 1966.
He joined and was baptized at the Tabernacle Baptist Church where he served as a male nurse attendant. He later joined the Messiah Missionary Baptist Church where he served as an usher. He loved to watch his wrestling tapes, word puzzles and walk.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his mother, Annie McMillan; sister, Gerrie McMillan-Weaver; niece, Ashanta (Tommie) McMillan; nephew, Arthur (Shardanae) McMillan; great-niece, Aniya Webb; great-nephew, Jaiden McMillan; aunts, Mildred Whitfield, Annie (Kevin) Bryant, Brenda Ellison, Arthurene Banks, and Tommacine Dowd of Saginaw, Michigan, Ruth Griffin of Birmingham, Alabama, Drucilla (Leroy) Dunn of Elk Grove, California and Marie Wallace Lemon of Cleveland, Ohio; uncles, Rev. Rodney (Dezzie) Ellison of Birmingham, Alabama and Willie Harold McMillan of Saginaw, Michigan. Michael leaves many, many cousins, relatives, and friends, including all his friends at Stop-N-Shop Convenience Store (S. Outer Dr.)
Michael was preceded in death by his father, Danny McMillan; grandmothers, Gertha Ellison and Martha McMillan; uncles, Robert Wallace, Anderson Ellison, Frank Ellison, Oscar Ellison, Mal McMillan Jr., and Frankie McMillan; and aunts, Gladys Cook and Malverna McMillan.