"Nicki so sorry for the loss of your son, whoever said there is a place in Heaven for Heroes was right and we know where he is now."
– Sue Dennis, Friend,
Baldwin, MI, Jul 27, 2013
"I am so very sorry Nicki,jimmy died a hero and there is a special place for him in heaven.I remember him and Jodi having mud fights and wrestling they were cousin's and treated each other like best friends when they were younger.I am going thur my picture's trying to find some of them when they were younger.You raised a fine young man and he will be missed so much by everyone that ever met him.I am here for you day or night anytime if just want to talk or cry i will cry with you and listen to you.praying for you and the rest of your family and I have my friend's and family on FB praying for you also.I'm sorry for your loss also Paul.It's just not natural for your child to die before you.Nicki I'm here for you.Jimmy will be missed very much.Love you very very much and I wish i could take your pain away.jimmy was just so good a person and I will keep him in my heart always.I remember him climbing trees and him and jodi playing in the creeks,catching frogs and cutting up, he has his mother's sense of humor and grandfather's heart so very big those hearts are.Remeber the water fights with hose.Love you Sherise"
"Nicki, my thoughts are with you at this time, I am so sorry for your loss. Take care of yourself. Love ya."
– Cherri Surmanian,
Sparks, NV, Jul 19, 2013
"For two years jimmy aka(slim) was my partner at Sunglo we had some good times. He would go out of his way to help anyone. He will be miss a lot."
– Steve combs, Friend,
Fenton, MI, Jul 16, 2013
"Two years ago I walked into the bowling alley full of anxiety to fill an empty spot on the banana's. I met this wonderful family who welcomed me with open arms. I never would have imagined that we would become more than just a team. Leisha and I looked so forward to those Sunday's and any other days we had the pleasure to with you, mama nicki & Carrie. We love you Jimmy may you be safe, at peace and somwhere with corona's"