William Carl Culpepper1

Male, #11429, (18 Dec 1917 - 20 Apr 1987)
Father*Robert R. Culpepper (May 1877 - c 1919)
Mother*Lucy Chastain (c 1887 - )
Name Variation He was also known as Carl. 
Birth*18 Dec 1917 William was born at Marion Co., Tennessee, on 18 Dec 1917.1 
Death of Fathercirca 1919 His father Robert R. Culpepper died circa 1919 at Marion Co., Tennessee
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Tennessee.2 
Marriage*say 1940 He married Leona Cunningham say 1940. 
Residence*Sep 1946 William resided at Hamilton Co., Tennessee, in Sep 1946.1 
World War II*1946 He enlisted in Fort Oglethorpe, Catoosa Co., Georgia, and served in World War II in 1946
(US Army. Served after the end of the war.)1 
Death*20 Apr 1987 He died on 20 Apr 1987 at age 69.2 
Burial*say 24 Apr 1987 His body was interred say 24 Apr 1987 at Chattanooga Memorial Park Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., Tennessee.3 


Leona Cunningham (10 Jul 1919 - )
Marriage*say 1940 He married Leona Cunningham say 1940. 
ChartsJames Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited30 Apr 2016


  1. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    William Carl Culpepper, White, Married, born 1917 in Tennessee, residing in Hamilton Co., Tennessee, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 20 Sep 1946 in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  3. Find a Grave (online database)
    Find A Grave Memorial# 128251452.
  4. E-mail written Apr 2016 to Lew Griffin from Tommy Culpepper, e-mail address.