He was born on April 9th, 1963 in Jacksboro, Texas to James Obie Northcutt, Sr. and Stella Ann Fowler Northcutt.
James “JR” is preceded in death by his father, James Obie Northcutt, Sr. and mother, Stella Ann Fowler Rogers.
He is survived by his step father, Bill Rogers of Jacksboro, one daughter, Vanessa Northcutt of Redding, CA and one son Trevor Northcutt also of Redding, CA. and two grandchildren, Ryley and Nevaeh. He is survived by eight sisters: Dolores Trousdale and husband, Joe of Jermyn, Debbie Collins of Springtown, Sherri Northcutt of Abilene, Lisa Shifflett, and husband Matt of Graham, Dorcus Rater and husband, Cal of Weatherford, Savesta Vaggett of Millsap, Sandra Whitsitt of Jacksboro, and Priscilla Hinchman and husband, Jeremy of Gainesville. He is also survived by 3 brothers: Dean Smith and wife Nesha of Jacksboro, Larry Smith of Amarillo, Rusty McDonald and wife Kati, of Wichita Falls.