Shirley Marie Bernardini, 89, of Orange went to be with her Lord Wednesday, April 22, at Answered Prayer Care Facility.

Shirley was born Jan. 16, 1926 in Orange, to Leona (Hayes) and Dewy Anderson. She was a lifelong resident of Orange and member of United Pentecostal Church of Orange. Shirley enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family. She loved, lived and enjoyed working for her God. She was president of lady auxiliary with Unity Pentecostal Church of Orange for 26 years, servicing under three ministers. Shirley was a loving person who will be missed dearly.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, A.J. Bernardini and brother, George Anderson.

Shirley is survived by her son, the Rev. John Bernardini and wife, Shirley of Orange and grandson, the Rev. John Bernardini II and wife, Rebekah, of Baytown.

A graveside service will be held Monday, April 27, at Evergreen Cemetery, in Orange, at 11:00 AM.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Dorman Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed for the family at