Scott Gordon Atkin was born to Clare Adams Atkin and Helen Crouch Atkin March 25, 1969 and died unexpectedly July 27, 2012.
Scott lived in Las Vegas his whole life and enjoyed his job as a casino floor supervisor. He was an active member of the LDS church, which had become very important to him. He was an excellent musician who could write songs and play the guitar. He enjoyed riding dirt bike motorcycles with his brother, Greg, and was an avid fan of NASCAR, dirt bike racing, and baseball. He loved his family very much, especially "the apple of his eye," daughter Faith.
Scott was preceded in death by his father, Clare Atkin; brother, Douglas Atkin; daughter, Nikki Atkin; and stepbrother, Gary Loveland. He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Helen and Gary Barnes; brother, Gregory Atkin; sister, Carri Covington; daughter, Faith Atkin; the love of his life, Melanie Atkin; his "special mom," Aleta Benko; uncle, Ivan Atkin; aunt, MaryLou; four stepbrothers; five stepsisters; and many nephews and nieces.
Services will be held Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 10:00 am at the Santaquin City Cemetery in Santaquin, Utah.