Norman Ray Culpepper

Male, #10091, (11 Aug 1934 - 24 Jan 1978)
Father*Erastus Alonzo Culpepper (3 Nov 1885 - 19 Jan 1960)
Mother*Mary Ethel Slaydon (1 Dec 1889 - 15 Oct 1938)
Name Variation He was also known as Bunky.1 
Birth*11 Aug 1934 Norman was born at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 11 Aug 1934.2 
Death of Mother15 Oct 1938 His mother Mary Ethel Slaydon died on 15 Oct 1938. 
SSN*1951 His Social Security Number was issued in 1951 in Texas.2 
Korean War*between 1952 and 1954 He served in the Korean War between 1952 and 1954
(US Navy, Electrician on the carrier, Yorktown, stationed in Japan.)3
Norman Ray Culpepper
Death of Father19 Jan 1960 His father Erastus Alonzo Culpepper died on 19 Jan 1960 at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi
Death*24 Jan 1978 He died at Picayune, Pearl River Co., Mississippi, on 24 Jan 1978 at age 43.2 
Biography* Norman was an electrician by trade. He was struck with Multiple Sclerosis at the age of 32 and died at the age of 42 from pneumonia secondary to the MS.1 


Carol Inez Pate
ChartsBenjamin (son of Robert) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited14 Mar 2011


  1. E-mail written 2003-2014 to Warren Culpepper / Lew Griffin from Linda Colleen Culpepper Crisp (#37246), Brookings, Oregon, e-mail address.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  3. E-mail written 2004 and earlier from Jenny Lynn Culpepper Wolff, e-mail address.