Shelby Raymond Culpepper1

Male, #11093, (6 May 1919 - 5 Aug 1997)
Father*Charles Benjamin Culpepper1 (9 Jan 1883 - 1 Oct 1949)
Mother*Daisy Smith1 (9 Feb 1888 - 3 Oct 1958)
Birth*6 May 1919 Shelby was born at Columbus, Muscogee Co., Georgia, on 6 May 1919.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Ernest, Robert and Shelby was listed as a son in Charles Benjamin Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Columbus, Muscogee Co., Georgia.3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Ernest, Robert, Shelby and Charles was listed as a son in Charles Benjamin Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Columbus, Muscogee Co., Georgia.4 
Marriage*say 1940 He married Ruth Phillips say 1940.1 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He enlisted in Fort McPherson, Fulton Co., Georgia, and served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(He is one of four brothers, all of whom served overseas in the armed forces in WW-II, and all of whom came home safely.)5 
Death of Father1 Oct 1949 His father Charles Benjamin Culpepper died on 1 Oct 1949 at Muscogee Co., Georgia.6 
Death of Mother3 Oct 1958 His mother Daisy Smith died on 3 Oct 1958 at Muscogee Co., Georgia.7 
Death*5 Aug 1997 He died at Columbus, Muscogee Co., Georgia, on 5 Aug 1997 at age 78.8,2 

Family 1

Ruth Phillips (16 Jan 1917 - 12 Sep 2002)
Marriage*say 1940 He married Ruth Phillips say 1940.1 
Children

Family 2

Ann Belle (?)
ChartsJames Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Jul 2010

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2003-2011, 2016 to Lew Griffin Warren L. Culpepper from Brenda Kay Cobb (#50202), 2018 Saba Dr., Augusta, GA 30909, Phone 706-496-7910 or 706-305-6149, e-mail address.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 106, page 3A, Lines 5-12, 2001 1st Ave., Columbus, Muscogee Co., GA
    Chas. B. Culpepper, Head, M, 37, md, AL/AL/AL, Overseer/Cotton Mill
    Daisy Culpepper, Wife, F, 30, md, GA/GA/GA, None
    Gladdis Culpepper, Daughter, F, 13, Sng, GA/AL/GA
    Thelma Culpepper, Daughter, F, 11, Sng, GA/AL/GA
    Earnest Culpepper, Son, M, 9, Sng, GA/AL/GA
    Ollie B. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 8, Sng, GA/AL/GA
    Robert Culpepper, Son, M, 6, Sng, GA/AL/GA
    Shelby Culpepper, Son, M, 7/12, Sng, GA/AL/GA.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 9, page 18B, 2119 Second Avenue, Columbus, Muscogee Co., GA
    Rent=$24, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Charles E. Culpepper, Head, M, 47, M, md @ 25, AL/AL/AL, Cotton Mill Foreman
    Daisy Culpepper, Wife, F, 42, M, md @ 17, GA/UNK/UNK
    Earnest Culpepper, Son, M, 20, S, GA/AL/GA, Machinist at RR
    Ollie Culpepper, Dau, F, 18, S, GA/AL/GA, Peanut Sacker
    Robert Culpepper, Son, M, 16, S, GA/AL/GA
    Shelby Culpepper, Son, M, 11, S, GA/AL/GA
    Charles Culpepper, Son, M, 6, S, GA/AL/GA.
  5. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Shelby R Culpepper, White, Single, born 1919 in Georgia, residing in Muscogee Co., Georgia, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 7 Oct 1941 in Fort McPherson, Georgia.
  6. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    C. B. Culpepper Sr., d. 1 Oct 1949 at 66 in Muscogee Co., GA; Res. in Muscogee Co., GA.
  7. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Daisy Culpepper, d. 3 Oct 1958 at 70 years in Muscogee Co., GA; Res. in Muscogee Co., GA, 25869.
  8. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Shelby R. Culpepper, d. 5 Aug 1997 at 78 years in Muscogee Co., GA; Res. in Bleckley Co., GA, 035027.