Roy Everett Atkinson, was born the oldest child of Elsie Naomi Everett Atkinson, he was the sixth oldest born to Lawerance Guy Atkinson. He served his country in WWII. He married Mary Anderson and they had six kids together. He was a farmer in Middleton, Idaho until his death. Roy passed away due to causes not completely known. It was Roy's wish not to have an autopsy done when he died. It is guessed among relatives that he may have had some sort of brain tumor or anurism.