August 10, 1957 ~ February 10, 2020

Born in: Nottingham, England
Resided in: Akron, OH

James M Dickinson (Slim, Tiny)
Jim, 62, passed away on February 10, 2020 after a lengthy illness, surrounded by family. Jim attended St. Paul’s Elementary and Hoban High School, Akron Univ., and graduated as a Sheet Metal Journeyman and Licensed Building Inspector. Jim was a sheet metal journeyman for Wooster Sheet Metal for 20+ years and recently retired from Rubber City/Liberty Harley Davidson for 18 years in the sales department.

Jim was preceded in death by father, Fred and brother-in-law, Tod Fisher. Jim is survived by son Nicholas (Amy), grandson Dominic, grand daughter Isabella, mother Shirley (Karl), and sister Lisa Fisher (Donnie).

Special thanks to the Medical Staff at Akron General Medical Center NICU, CCU, MICU and 4100 floor for their impeccable care.

Memorial service will be on February 29th at 10 am, St Paul’s Catholic Church, 1580 Brown St., Akron. Light refreshments following service from noon to 2 pm at GAMC Clubhouse, 1540 Smith Rd., Akron.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Paws & Prayers Pet Rescue, PO Box 67166, Cuy Falls, OH 44222-7166.


Mass: February 29, 2020 10:00 am - February 29, 2020 11:00 am

St. Paul Catholic Church
1580 Brown St.
Akron, OH 44301

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  1. Always in my heart. You were a gentle sould who had a huge presence. until I see you again, ride on brother. I love you.

  2. Jimmy. You will truly be missed. You were one of a kind and a great friend. Hoping you are well and in a better place now. God bless your family. πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™. Until we meet again.

  3. Lisa and Family
    I’m so sorry for your loss. Celebrate the life of Sim knowing he is not in pain and is in a better place.

  4. Lisa and Nick so sorry for your loss. Slim you will be deeply missed.I will one day see you on the other side brother. R.I.P. πŸ‘πŸ‘ŠπŸΊπŸ’™

  5. Jimmy It always felt comfortable to be around you. You were always so laid back and easy going. And that smile of yours made you want to smile back. May God Bless you and your family as we were blessed to know you! Judy and Richard Morgan and Family

  6. Lisa & Mum…WE love you and are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time…Hard to be so far away in times like these…PLease know that we are praying for you…love to all…

  7. My dear sweet brother. It is so hard to imagine life without you, it is so surreal. You fought long and hard and are finally pain free. I know that you are whole and pain free, riding in Heaven with Tod, Mike and Aldine, cousin Billy and all that have gone on before you. I will never forget you my sweet brother, until we meet again. RIP πŸ’”

    • Jimmy, you will be greatly missed. You are in a better place now. Ride On Slim! Nick and Lisa, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. πŸ™πŸ˜’πŸ’”

  8. Karen Martin. Jimmy you will be greatly missed. You are in a better place now. Ride On Slim! Nick and Lisa, My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. πŸ™πŸ˜’πŸ’”

  9. Minota Ave. will never be the same .You always waved and said hello . For 40 years when I told people where I lived a lot of them would ask do you know Jimmy D ? It is very sad that you went so young and suffered so long . You have a wonderful family that never left your side .R.I.P You are missed ! The Crawford`s

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