Rena Mae Whitaker of Richmond, was born on May 6, 1940 to the late John H. Bridges and Lillie Mae Bridges. She was called home to be with her Lord and Savior on March 10, 2017. She leaves to cherish her memory, two daughters, Sharon Rowe and Rosalind Whitaker both of Richmond, VA; one granddaughter, Rahtmya Whiaker; one great granddaughter, India Morton; two brothers, John H. Bridges of Richmond, VA and John A. Bridges of Raleigh, NC; one son in-law, Waverly Rowe and a host of other relatives and friends. \n\nRemains rest at Mimms Funeral Home, 1827 Hull St., where funeral services will be held Friday, March 17, 2017 at 11 AM. Interment Maury Cemetery.