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Excel PROPER Exclusions

I would like the ability to exclude or ignore certain suffixes or phrases from the PROPER function.  For example, if I apply this function to WILSON III, it will be converted to Wilson Iii.  Obviously, in this situation, I would like to exclude the suffix.  Is this possible?
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The only way I could see to do this would be create a list of exceptions and then use a formula to look up if the exception applies. In reality this would be almost impossible to implement as the number exceptions would be huge. Personally I think it would be easier to correct these manually or ignore them.
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