Jim Griggs, former president of the Maryland Glass Dealers Association (MGDA) and one of the founding members of the Mid-Atlantic Glass Association (MGA), has passed away at 66.

Griggs opened Bel Air Glass & Mirror Co. in 1980 and was the first president of the MGDA (now the MGA) in 1982. He went on to serve on numerous committees in the organization.

“He will be greatly missed by all who knew him,” says Maureen Heavner on behalf of the MGA.

Griggs’ obituary can be read here.

Visitation will be Friday, June 20 at Evans Funeral Chapel in Forest Hill, Maryland from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The interment will be private.