The statement then turned attention directly to her husband, describing him as the “most honourable person that I have ever had the privilege to know”.
“I got to be your wife and the mother of your children. Thank you for giving me all the love in my life,” she penned tearfully.
“Nothing could prepare our family for this moment, but we will do our best to follow our dreams and honour the legacy you’ve left behind. I will love you always and forever.”
Speaking out about his dad’s death, James also said: “He was fiercely loyal to his friends, and had a way of connecting with people instantly.
“Inspiring them, getting the best out of them, and often teaching them with his seemingly endless wisdom.”