DONNA RAE (COLE) BRIDGEMAN
1951 - 2021
Donna Rae Cole Bridgeman passed away on Monday, October 25, 2021, at the young age of 69. Donna was born in Houston, Texas to Don Harris Cole, Sr. and Dorothy Marie (McKinney) Cole. She attended Charles H. Milby High School. In June of 1974, Donna married Robert Eugene Bridgeman and they started a family. Her daughter, Heather Renee Bridgeman Ringley was her pride and joy. Donna was a member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority where she served as Treasurer and photographer. She loved taking photos at every event she attended. Donna’s laughter and smile will live in many hearts and will not be forgotten by those who loved her. An important thing to know about Donna is that she survived and fought cancer for many years.
Donna is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Eugene Bridgeman and is survived by her daughter, Heather Renee (Bridgeman) Ringley and her husband, Greg Ringley; two grandsons, Teaghan Ringley and Korbin Ringley; her sister, Debra (Cole) Hedrick; and brother, Don Harris Cole, Jr.; and many nieces, nephews, other family members, and friends.
There will be a visitation on Sunday, November 21, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the community room at Brookdale Memorial City Senior Living, 11900 Barryknoll Lane, Houston, Texas 77024.
In lieu of customary remembrances, memorial contributions may be directed in memory of Donna Rae (Cole) Bridgeman to THE AMERICAN CANCER ASSOCIATION at www.cancer.org or to The HOUSTON HOSPICE at https://www.houstonhospice.org/donate.