James Jay (Jim) Bridgman (88) went to join his wife, Glover, on March 27, 2013 on what would have been their 67th wedding anniversary. Jim was born to Nora and Ralph Bridgman in Elma, NY on January 3, 1925. Jim was a World War II purple heart
recipient and veteran. He and Glover moved to So. Florida in 1954 and raised their four children in the Ft Lauderdale /Hollywood area. Jim was employed by Holman Enterprises and was General Manager and Executive Vice President of Hollywood Lincoln Mercury. Jim also served as past President of the Florida Independent Auto Dealer Association, Broward County Dealers Association and the Rotary and Lions Club. He and Glover retired to Cashiers, NC in 1980 and later moved to Daytona Beach, FL in the 1990's to be near their family. Jim had a love for his family, friends and the game of golf. He is survived by son, Jay (Judy); son Mark (Cindy); daughter Jill (Dan Frayne). He was predeceased by his wife Glover and son, Jeff. He was grandfather "Pop Pop" to six loving grandchildren, Brian, Scott, Robert (Kristen), Britney, and Zack & Sarah Frayne. Jim will be greatly missed. Arrangements entrusted to Shannon Maloney Funeral Home, 4084 Halifax Drive, Port Orange, FL 32127. Visitation for family and friends, Monday, April 1st, 6-8 pm and memorial service, April 2nd. at 11:00 am. Pastor Jim Smith officiating.