Carlas “Casper” LaPree Bolar

Published 7:00 am Thursday, February 14, 2019

Carlas “Casper” LaPree Bolar

February 10, 2019

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Funeral services will be held Friday, February 15, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Greater Emmanuel Baptist Church. Pastor Alex Wesco, Jr. will officiate at the service. 

Carlas “Casper” LaPree Bolar was born on October 14, 1976, in Picayune, MS to Debra Underwood and the late Willie Alvin Parker.  He was raised by his stepfather, Jerry Underwood.

Carlas graduated from Picayune Memorial High School in 1995.  He attended Pearl River Community College.

At an early age, Carlas accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior and was baptized at Greater Divine Baptist Church under the leadership of the late Reverend Lee Earl Rawls.

Carlas truly lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures, chatting with family and friends and spending quality time with family. 

Carlas had an uncanny ability to reach people in a positive way. 

He had a caring heart and was always willing to help others.

On Sunday, February 10, 2019, Carlas answered his master’s call to rest from his earthly labor at the age of 42.

He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Johnnie Mae Myers and uncle, Hollis Bolar.

Carlas is survived by his loving parents, Jerry and Debra Underwood; two  daughters, Carnecia Causey of Atlanta, GA and Carlecia Harris of Newmark, NJ; his only sister, Scerina Bolar of Picayune, MS; two brothers, Lawrence (Nikki) Bolar of Sandston, VA, and Mike (Elesha) Underwood of Picayune, MS; one grandson, Zaden Causey; two uncles, Donald Myers and Derek (Anissa) Smith; one aunt, Vanessa Smith; two special great uncles, Eddie (Ann) Myers and J.C. (Girtha) Myers; a special great aunt, Ethel Myers; three special nieces, Danielle Bolar, Orelle Brown and Arabia Nicholson; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends and two very special friends, Kesha Wilson and Monica Ramberan.

Visitation will be one hour prior to service time.  Interment will be in the New Palestine Cemetery.

Entrusted to Brown’s Funeral Home