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Vann L. Calhoune, 50, was born May 4, 1966 to Gearaldine Calhoune and C. W. Walker in Kansas City, Missouri. He was educated in the public schools of Kansas City, Missouri. He worked as a Mechanic at Whitley’s Automotive.

Vann was united in matrimony to Amanda on December 10, 1994.

Vann was always the life of the party, he loved spending time with family and friends. He loved listening to Michael Jackson. He had a heart of gold and loved to make people laugh.

He departed this life on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at St. Luke’s Hospice House. His father, C. W. Walker, grandfather, Adam Calhoune, Sr., Grandmother, Leona Calhoune, two  uncles, Adam Calhoune, Jr., and Jimmy Earl Calhoune, and three aunts, Leona Young, Laura Calhoune and Irene Cobbs all preceded him in death.


He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Amanda   Calhoune; one son, Vann Lee Calhoune, Jr.; two daughters, Alaina Fray and Kindra Johnson; mother, Gearldine Calhoune; brother, Willie Calhoune; special aunt, Queen Calhoune; special cousin, Sharon Calhoune and a host of uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be Friday, March 17, 2017 at 11:00 at Golden Gate Funeral & Cremation Services, LLC, 2800 East 18th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64127 with Rev. Donald Tittle, officiating. Visitation 9:00 -11:00 a.m. Interment Brooking Cemetery. Arrangements  by Golden Gate Funeral & Cremation Services, LLC. 



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