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Francis James "Jim" Bigam


Francis James "Jim" Bigam, 80, of Wadsworth and Riverview, Florida, passed away Monday, January 29, 2018. Jim was born October 15, 1937, to Thomas and Emma Bigam in Cleveland.

He worked for many years as a long distance truck driver, where he was fondly known as "Mr. Sweets", retiring from the Teamsters Local 407 in 1995.

Jim is survived by his loving wife, Alma; children, Debora Morse (Ed), Nadina Schafer, Darlene Farnsworth, Donna Parks (Nelson), Gary Cox (Teri) and Valerie Grubaugh; grandchildren, Justin, Stephanie, Kyle, Chad, Tim, Tyler, Khayman, Crystal, Steven, Sarah, Ben, Jackie, Patrick, Jennifer, Casey, Jessica, Kimberly, Rachael and Rebecca; great-grandchildren, Anna, Colton, Dario, Natalie, Isabelle, Madison, Grace, Camden, Gabriella, Isaac, Madison and Benjamin; a large extended family and many friends that he loved spending time with.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Frances; son, Robert; grandson, Ryan and son-in-law, Pat.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will take place at a later date in Ohio.

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