Emmitt Franklin Culpepper1,2,3

Male, #11438, (31 Dec 1925 - 8 Jan 2004)
Father*King Franklin Culpepper1 (7 Jan 1903 - 7 Sep 1964)
Mother*Arizona Adlaid Townsend1 (6 Jul 1905 - 2 May 1990)
Name Variation He was also known as Emmett. 
Birth*31 Dec 1925 Emmitt was born at Jackson Co., Alabama, on 31 Dec 1925.3,4 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Alabama.3 
Residence*Aug 1944 Emmitt resided at Jackson Co., Alabama, in Aug 1944.5 
World War II*between 1944 and 1946 Emmett enlisted at Fort McClellan, Alabama and served in the US Army from August 29, 1944 to August 28, 1946 as a Landing Craft Seaman with Company "B," 594th Engineer Boat and Shore Regiment in the Asiatic Pacific Theater, participating in the Southern Philippines Liberation. He received the Good Conduct Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with one Bronze Star, three Overseas Service Bars, Army of Occupation Medal Japan, Victory Ribbon with one Bronze Star, and the Philippine Liberation Ribbon.6,5
Emmett Franklin Culpepper
Death of Father7 Sep 1964 His father King Franklin Culpepper died on 7 Sep 1964 at Section, Jackson Co., Alabama.1 
Death of Mother2 May 1990 His mother Arizona Adlaid Townsend died on 2 May 1990 at Section, Jackson Co., Alabama.3,1 
Death*8 Jan 2004 He died at Section, Jackson Co., Alabama, on 8 Jan 2004 at age 78.3 
Burial*circa 10 Jan 2004 His body was interred circa 10 Jan 2004 at Macedonia Cemetery, Section, Jackson Co., Alabama.2 


Bobby Jo Pressley
ChartsWilliam Culpepper of Warren Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Jul 2010


  1. Maxine Culpepper Barron, Author: e-mail address, Culpepper, P.O. Box 382, Rainsville, Alabama 35986: M and M Publishing, 2004 .
    P. 196.
  2. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    Emmitt F Culpepper, PFC US ARMY WORLD WAR II, 1925 - 2004, buried at Macedonia Cemetery, Section, Jackson Co., Alabama 35771.
  3. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  4. Maxine Culpepper Barron, Author: e-mail address, Culpepper, P.O. Box 382, Rainsville, Alabama 35986: M and M Publishing, 2004 .
    P. 197.
  5. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    Emitt F. Culpepper, born 1925, White, Native of Alabama; Resided in Jackson Co., Alabama; Enlisted on 29 Aug 1944 in Alabama at Fort McClellan in the US Army as a Private for the duration of the War plus six months; Education: Grammar school; Civil Occupation: Automobile Serviceman; Marital Status: Single, without dependents.
  6. Source: Bobby Jo Pressley Culpepper, wife.