James Emery Aaron was born in Athens, Texas on August 10, 1953 to Emery Monroe Aaron and Doris Christine Morgan. James passed away in a Mesquite, Texas hospital on October 27, 2015. James was raised in Seagoville, Texas and graduated from Seagoville High School in 1971. He lived most of his life in Seagoville, Texas. . James played steel guitar for Tony Douglas and with several different bands across the country. He was of Baptist faith and loved to watch football and go camping.