A Trufant man was killed last Friday morning when the motorcycle he was driving was struck by a car.
According to the Kent County Sheriff Department, the accident occurred on September 14, about 11:25 a.m. Darrell Eugene Proctor, 43, of Trufant, was traveling eastbound on his 2012 Harley Davidson motorcycle, on 7 Mile Rd, near Comstock Park Drive, in Alpine Township, when a westbound Ford Explorer crossed into the eastbound lane and hit him. Proctor, who was wearing a helmet, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Ford Explorer, Jim Rhyne Twork, 36, of Rockford, was not injured. Alcohol was not considered to be a contributing factor. The accident remains under investigation.
Funeral services for Darrell Proctor were held Tuesday, at Hurst Funeral Home in Greenville. He leaves behind a wife, Kelly, and two sons, Brandon Morgan and Travis Proctor, and many other family members. His obituary can be found at www.timeformemory.com.