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“So sorry to hear about Jimmy. Like so many I have not seen any of the Bridges family in years but have great memories of all the family. My prayers...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Sandra Norville - Gastonia, NC

“So sorry to hear about Jimmy. My prayers are with all of you. Love, Becky ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Becky Craft - Ellenboro, NC

“When I think of Jimmy I see the boy I knew so long ago. He had such a kind heart, an was a great friend to me back in the day. It has been so many...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Vicki Guffey Kelley - Charlotte, NC

“We are so sorry for your loss. When we think of Jimmy, it brings a smile along with a great story of days gone by in the auction/car life. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Sonia & Kim Joyce

“So very sorry for your loss... ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Allison Morrow Summey - Raleigh, NC

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Bridges family. May you find comfort in knowing he is at peace and we WILL see him again. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Lou Anne Perkins Nelson

“Jimmy was an amazing "CAR" person, never needed a black book!, he was also a wonderful person, friend and would help anybody! He will be missed Ally ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Ally Ayers - Concord, NC - friend

“My condolences to the family for your loss. Although I hadn't seen Jim in many years, we were good friends all the way back to our days at Forest...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: John Cargill - Raleigh, NC


Jimmy Franklin Bridges, age 54, of Forest City, NC, passed away peacefully Saturday, May 31, 2014, at Hospice House of Rutherford County.

Jimmy was born April 3rd, 1960.
He was the son the late Rosella Morrow Bridges.
He was a graduate of East Rutherford High School and worked as a wholesale car dealer for most of his life.

He is survived by his father Bill Bridges.

One Sister:
Vicki Shehan

Three Brothers:
Richard Bridges
Jeff Bridges
Gary Bridges.

Seven nieces and one nephew

The family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM, Monday at McMahan's Funeral Home prior to the service. The Graveside Service will be at Alexander Mills Cemetery at 2:00 PM, Monday, June 2, 2014 with Rev. Terry Honeycutt officiating The family is at the home of Vicki Shehan; Mountain Drive, Rutherfordton. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hospice of Rutherford County; P.O. Box 336 Forest City 28043. Interment will be at Alexander Mills Cemetery, Forest City, NC. Online guest register at www.mcmahansfuneralhome.com. McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services in charge of arrangements.