TELLURIDE, Colo. -- Kent Jay Carter, 47, died Friday, Dec. 15, 2006, at his home in Telluride, Colo.
He was born July 20, 1959, in McCook, and graduated from McCook Senior High in 1977.
He obtained his insurance, real estate broker and investment broker license, and worked for Gateway Realty. He became a career agent with the Marr Agency with Ohio National. He obtained "VIP of the Year" his first full year.
He joined AmFirst Financial Services in 1993.
He moved to Telluride and spent the last three years as the residence manager for exclusive resorts at the Heritage Crossing in the Mountain Village.
He married Rhonda Goltl in 1981.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Roberta (McNeill) Carter, in 1977, and his father, Kenneth Carter, in 1997.
He is survived by his daughters, Jessica of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Courtney of Lincoln; and one sister, Kristin Snare and husband, Michael of McCook.
His body was cremated in Montrose, Colo., and a private service was Dec. 23, at First Congregational Church in McCook, with the Rev. Phil Ewert officiating.
A memorial education fund has been established for his daughters at McCook National Bank, P.O. Box 1208, McCook, NE 69001.
Cards will reach his daughters at 71351 Road 384, McCook.