James Joseph English ” Jimbo”, “Big Jim”, passed peacefully on Monday January 25, 2021 at Chatham Kent Health Alliance at 68 years of age. Son of the late Joseph and Jeanette English. Husband of Cheryl for 28 years. Survived by his beloved fur baby Captain Morgan Stanley. Godfather of Chrissy Sheeler, Tracey Branton, Jennifer Lane, Aaron English and Stephanie Borain. Brother of Joanne Kinny (Gary), Gerald English, the late Jack English (Carol) and the late Cindy Lauwerey (Pat). Brothers & sisters inlaw MaryEllen Fox, Russell Yacks (Mary), Rosalind Sterling (Dominic), Wayne Yacks, Pam McKay (Gary). Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents in law Joyce and Stanley Yacks. Jim worked for over 30 years as a driller and 13 years as a grinder at Wabtec in Wallaceburg. Both Jimbo and Cheryl have enjoyed 28 years as seasonal campers at Lorne C. Henderson Conservation Camp. He will be forever remembered by so many as an “unbelievable” fun loving man, who enjoyed a good party. He was also well known for his Friday Rehearsal Birthday Parties and his Regular Saturday Birthday Parties! A celebration of Big Jim’s life will be planned at a later date.