Born to Carolyn L. Pinell Shelvin in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The 3rd grandchild and 2nd grandson of Severia and Ethel R. Pinell. The 2nd of 5 children, 3 brothers and 1 sister. My younger brother and best friend passed away on Sept. 10, 2006 in an auto accident while I was incarcerated. The father of 2 beautiful daughters Destiney 13, 12-21-95 and Faith 9, 10-15-99.