Vance Mechelle Shinault (A.K.A.
Nervous Anteater and Big Babe)
was born on June 26, 1960 in Booneville, Mississippi to the
and Herschel Shinault.
Early Sunday Morning on March 15, 1998, the death angel came
and said, “Peace Be Still.” He learned that serving the Lord
off at an early age and joined Wolf Creek Church.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Aaron Shinault, his
and his brother, Scotty.
He leaves to celebrate his homecoming a loving father,
Hershel Shinault of
Booneville, his five brothers, Michael, Vincent, George
(Wanda), Toby, and
Adrian Shinault, all of Booneville; two god-brothers,
Darrell Chambers and
John Shinault of Booneville; three special nieces whom he
Kimberly, Kendra and Kamisha Boyd of Booneville; one niece,
of North Carolina; Two nephews, Antione Taylor of Baldwyn
and Greg Pierce
of Booneville; one special friend, Robert Crump; nine aunts;
seven uncles; and
one brother-in-law, Larry Boyd; as well as a host of other
relatives and friends.
Pallbearers: Robert Crump, John Allen, Anthony Sorrell,
Jason Allen, Mark Miller
Flower Bearers: Friends of the Family
Rev. Melvin Leach, Officiating
Rev. V. L. Cummings, Pastor
Burial: Friday, March 20, 1998
Wolf Creek Missionary Baptist Church
Prentiss County, Mississippi
Patterson Memorial Chapel, Corinth, Ms