The Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office provides funeral escort services at a charge of $200 per funeral. The funeral escorts are provided by off-duty deputies when possible. A 48-hour notice is requested so that staff can prepare. Two deputies and vehicles are always provided.
For questions or comments about an escort, you may email
firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also contact Sgt. R. Goodwin at (980) 314-5919 (office).
To request an escort, funeral directors can submit the Funeral Escort Form online or
contact Kyla Womack at (980) 314-5905 (office) or (704) 336-4727 (fax).
After business hours, please contact Dispatch at (980) 314-5030.
THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS REQUIRED:
Date and time of escort
Name of deceased
Funeral home name, address, phone and fax number
Funeral procession departing address
Estimated number of vehicles