Shirley Mc Cardell, 74, was born in Houston, Texas May 23, 1942 to the late Ruby McNeal and Shirley Wilpitz. She passed away January 7, 2017 in Galveston, County, TX. Shirley attend Galveston schools. She grew up in and worked at Oliver’s BBQ pit for over 40 years. Shirley was a loving and caring mother and grandma.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Ruby Minix; father, Shirley Wilpitz; sister, Vanessa Minix; brothers, Aaron Minix, Norvell Phillips and Floyd Phillips; great-grandson, Cornelius Spells and parents who raised her, Marion and Lucy Oliver.
She leaves to cherish her memories, brothers, Frank Wardell, Robert Wilpitz (Amilia) and Marion Oliver, Jr.; sisters, Linda Johnson (Dave), Ora Price (Chester), Michelle Minix and Lori White; children, Denise Williams, Charles White, Jr. (Candice), Kim Mc Cardell (Regina), Eugene Mc Cardell (Tamara) and Cornelius Mc Cardell (Yolunda); 20 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews and two special friends, Rose Richardson and Hattie Hackney.
A Celebration of Her Life will be held Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Bay Area Funeral Directors Chapel 5410 FM 1765 Texas City, TX 77591. Reverend Chester Price is the Eulogist. The services will be conducted by Bay Area Funeral Directors. Memorials may be sent to the Funeral Home.