James Burton Ingram Jr. (Jim), 68, passed away from a long illness at home in Lincroft on May 10, 2018. He was born in Jersey City to the late Betty and Jim Ingram.
His career started on Wall Street, where he was employed by J.P. Morgan, LF Rothschilds, Mitchell Hutchins, Drexel Burham, Shelby Cullom Davis, Robertson Humphrey, and E.A. Viner. He left wall St. in 1984 and loved every minute of his time there. He started J.B.I. Limousine Company in 1986, and followed with J&D and J.B.I. Sunoco/Middletown Donna, where they employed 120 people in Neptune, NJ.
He is survived by his beloved wife Donna Ingram; his loving son James Ingram III; his four step-children John Belfiore, Theresa Cofone, Jody Rapp, and Melissa Hanson. Also, he is survived by his 11 adoring grandchildren and his sister Karen Smith of Pinellas Park, Fl.
Visitation will be held at John E. Day Funeral Home, 85 Riverside Ave, Red Bank on Sunday May 13, 2018 from 1-5 PM. A Funeral home service will be held on Monday May 14, 2018 at 11AM with entombment to follow at Holmdel Cemetery & Mausoleum in Holmdel NJ.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Jim’s name to Make a Wish Foundation NJ, 1347 Perrineville Road, Monroe Township, NJ 08831