Born: February 14, 1884, Margarettsville, North Carolina.
Died: May 27, 1948, Atlanta, Georgia.
Buried: Alta Vista Cemetery, Gainesville, Georgia.
Luther was the son of James B. Bridgers and Georgia Anna Cooke. He married twice, to Sarah Jane Veatch (died 1911) and Aline Winburn (married 1915).
He attended Asbury College, Wilmore, Kentucky, began preaching at age 17, and was ordained a Methodist minister.
He was an evangelist in the American south and in mission work in Belgium, Czechoslovakia (now Czechia), and Russia.
He served pastorates in Georgia and North Carolina before retiring in 1945 in Gainesville, Georgia.