James Roy Obituary, Death – It was reported that a man from Kansas City who was 56 years old and had drowned at Bollinger Creek Cove, which is located near the 43-mile marker of the main channel, had gone away. The location of the cove is approximately 43 miles from the starting point of the main channel.
According to the information provided by the water patrol division of the highway patrol, the last time James Roy was seen in the vicinity of a vessel that was moored was late on Sunday night. The highway patrol has come to the conclusion that the incident took occurred at this time.
It is unknown how Roy came to be in the ocean because he did not come up for air once he was submerged, and the events surrounding his initial descent into the water are a mystery. After approximately three and a half hours had passed, a medical examiner at Mimosa Beach came to the conclusion that he was no longer alive and pronounced him dead.