Carpenter, Troy (Unknown - July 13, 1985)
Douglas Budget - July 25, 1985Troy Carpenter, 23, of Madrid, Neb., died Saturday, July 13, following a motorcycle accident.
He was on his way home from Grant, Neb. when he veered off of the road and struck a sign post. He was transported to a Grant hospital where he died in the early morning hours.
Born in Grant, he attended school in Douglas, Grant and Alliance, Neb. He had been employed by Big Byron Fertilizer and Jack's Bean Company.
Preceded in death by his father, Larry Carpenter of Douglas, Troy is survived by his mother and stepfather, Janice and Jack Sautbine of Grant; a brother, Martin of Alliance; a step-brother, Troy of Columbus, Ind.; his grandparents, Leon and Evelyn Lair of Grant and Marvin and Mary Carpenter of Douglas.