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Carl Lee Proper

November 20, 1981 ~ September 17, 2021 (age 39)

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Carl Lee Proper, 39, passed away on Friday, September 17, 2021. He was born in Erie County, PA. He served as a K-9 Officer with the Kings Mountain Police Department.

Officer Proper is survived by his wife, Sonya Proper; his children, Victoria Sherman, Derrik Proper, and Shyanne Proper; his mother, Mona Proper; his father, Bruce Proper, Sr.; his siblings, Bruce Lee Proper, Jr. and his wife, Jessica Proper, Todd Proper and his companion, Anna Trainum, and Josie Willover; his niece, Taylor Rick; his nephews, Devin Proper, Seth Proper, and Austin Smith; his co-worker and close friend, Jonathan Price; many other close friends; and his K-9 partner, Bronco.

A service to celebrate the life of Officer Proper will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 24, 2021 at the Woodlawn Chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home, Mount Holly. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Belmont. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Woodlawn Funeral Home.

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September 23, 2021

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Woodlawn Funeral Home
375 Woodlawn Avenue | P.O. Box 445
Mount Holly, NC 28120

Celebration of Life
September 24, 2021

10:00 AM
Woodlawn Funeral Home
375 Woodlawn Avenue | P.O. Box 445
Mount Holly, NC 28120

Interment following funeral service
September 24, 2021

Evergreen Cemetery
1462 Armstrong Ford Road
Belmont, NC 28012

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