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Chante Ann Shell
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1994
Death: May 28, 2002

Daniel B. Shell along with his sister Chante A. Shell was fatally shot by their father before turning the gun on himself. After arguing last week with his wife, police said, he shot his son Daniel, 12, and daughter Chante, 8. The boy was pronounced dead at the scene. The girl died the next day at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters.Shell would have faced murder counts had he recovered, police said.Last Monday night, Shell's wife, Liz Marie, left their home on Colin Drive when her husband brandished a weapon, according to Liz Shell's brother. She called to Daniel and Chante to come with her, he said, but their father told them to stay.Neighbors said they heard two gunshots around 9:30 p.m. and another around 2 a.m. Police tried for more than six hours that night to communicate with Cedric Shell in the house. But by the time they entered, around 3:45 a.m. last Tuesday, it was too late to save the children. 
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Norfolk
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: D.K. Foreman
Record added: Jun 25, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7620305
Chante Ann Shell
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Chante Ann Shell
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Much Love Always. Your visits in my dreams are heartwarming and a beautiful reminder of our reunion to come. You're in God's hands. I'll see you two soon. Lots of love and kisses to you Daniel and Chante'
- Tia Sayla
 Added: Mar. 28, 2014

- Lance
 Added: Nov. 22, 2012
My beloved daughter.I miss you so much that it hurts. Thier is not a day that goes by that I don't think about you and your brother Daniel. I miss both of your smiles and the laugh that you both had. I miss the I love you mommy and bed time along with the...(Read more)
- Liz
 Added: Nov. 25, 2011
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