William Randle Culpepper1

Male, #10088, (4 Nov 1927 - 27 Feb 2016)
Father*Woodfin Grady Culpepper Sr. (7 Dec 1889 - 19 Feb 1960)
Mother*Myrtle Mason (27 Feb 1899 - 3 Feb 1929)
Name Variation He was also known as Newberry.2 
Birth*4 Nov 1927 William was born at Saint Louis, Saint Louis Co., Missouri, on 4 Nov 1927.3 
Death of Mother3 Feb 1929 His mother Myrtle Mason died on 3 Feb 1929 at Saint Louis, Saint Louis Co., Missouri.3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Woodfin, Walter, Leo and William was listed as a son in Woodfin Grady Culpepper Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Crystal Springs, Copiah Co., Mississippi.4 
World War II*1945 He served in World War II in 1945
(US Navy.) 
Korean War*between 1950 and 1953 He served in the Korean War between 1950 and 1953
(US Air Force.) 
Death of Father19 Feb 1960 His father Woodfin Grady Culpepper Sr. died on 19 Feb 1960 at Pensacola, Escambia Co., Florida.3,5 
Viet Nam War*between 1967 and 1972 He served in the Viet Nam War between 1967 and 1972
(US Air Force.) 
Photographed*1975 He was photographed in 1975
CM Sgt William Randle Culpepper (at right) at his retirement in 1975. Bill served in combat areas in WW-II, Korea and Viet Nam.

Bill served in the U.S. Navy, 1945-47. Served in the U.S. Air Force, 1950-75. During this time he served in combat areas in three wars: WW-II, Korea, and Vietnam. Medals awarded: Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Air Force Commendation Medal with three oak leaf clusters.
William Randle Culpepper
Birth of Son7 Jun 1975 His son Joseph Randle Culpepper was born on 7 Jun 1975 at Santa Barbara Co., California.6 
Residence*Jun 1994 William resided at Harrah, Oklahoma Co., Oklahoma, in Jun 1994. 
Note26 Oct 2006  (an unknown value.)2 
Death of Son18 Mar 2007 His son Joseph Randle Culpepper died on 18 Mar 2007.2 
Death*27 Feb 2016 He died at Midwest City, Oklahoma Co., Oklahoma, on 27 Feb 2016 at age 88.
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ChartsBenjamin (son of Robert) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited25 Apr 2016

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  1. During 1945-1975, Bill served in combat areas in three wars: WW-II, Korea, and Vietnam. Medals awarded: Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Air Force Commendation Medal with three oak leaf clusters.
  2. E-mail written 2000-2007 to Warren Culpepper from Rebecca Anne 'Becky' McClurg Culpepper (#10084), e-mail address.
  3. E-mail written 1998-2008 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from William Randle 'Bill' Culpepper (#10088), e-mail address.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 15-14, Page 18A, 224 South Jackson Street, Crystal Springs, Copiah Co., MS
    Rent Home, Radio=N
    W. G. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 40, 1st md@24?, GA/GA/GA, No occupation, Vet=N
    Nona Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 26, 1st md@25, MS/MS/MS
    Woodfin Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 9, sng, AR/GA/AR
    Walter Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 7, sng, AR/GA/AR
    Leo Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, sng, MO/GA/AR
    William Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 2 4/12, sng, MO/GA/AR.
  5. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    Woodfin Grady Culpepper Sr., Vol 2126, Cert 6716, Escambia Co., FL, White, Male, died Feb 1960.
  6. Center for Health Statistics / California Department of Health Services, compiler, California Birth Records, 1905-1995, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5247
    Joseph R Culpepper, Male, was born 7 Jun 1975 in Santa Barbara Co., CA, Mother's Name: McClurg.