Following WWE.com's announcement that Jim Ross is retiring after 20 years with the company, WWE Chairman Vince McMahon tweeted 'thank you' messages to him:

"Thank you @JRsBBQ for 20 years of service with @WWE."

Triple H tweeted:

"Can't thank you enough @JRsBBQ for all you've done for me personally and for @WWE ... Enjoy your time, you've earned it!!! #thankyouJR"

WWE.com has re-published video footage from last October's Jim Ross appreciation night, which you can view here.

"Jim Ross" is also trending worldwide on Twitter and many fans are using the hashtag #ThankYouJR to share their favorite Jim Ross memories.