Ruby Jewel Davidson1
Female, #1713, (1 May 1915 - 15 Oct 1978)
|Birth*||1 May 1915 ||Ruby was born at Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 1 May 1915. |
|Marriage*||6 Oct 1935 ||She married Henry Royce Culpepper at Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 6 Oct 1935 at age 20. |
|Married Name||6 Oct 1935 || As of 6 Oct 1935, her married name was Culpepper. |
|Birth of Son||31 Jul 1936 ||Her son Henry Royce Culpepper Jr. was born on 31 Jul 1936 at Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi. |
|Birth of Son||17 Feb 1938 ||Her son Malcolm Wicks Culpepper was born on 17 Feb 1938 at Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi. |
|Death of Father||9 Mar 1956 ||Her father Milas Lee Davidson died on 9 Mar 1956 at Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi. |
|Photographed*||say 1960 ||She was photographed say 1960.2|
Henry Royce & Ruby Jewell (Davidson) Culpepper
|Death of Mother||23 Mar 1961 ||Her mother Clara Florence Hadley died on 23 Mar 1961 at Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi. |
|Death*||15 Oct 1978 ||She died at Jackson, Hinds Co., Mississippi, on 15 Oct 1978 at age 63. |
|Obituary*||17 Oct 1978 ||OKOLONA - Mrs. Ruby Jewel Culpepper, 59, died Sunday morning Oct 20 1974 at St Dominic Hospital in Jackson. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday from the chapel of Barry Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oddfellows Cemetery.|
She is survived by her husband, Henry Royce Culpepper, Sr. of Okolona; two sons, Henry Royce Culpepper, Jr. of Nashville, Tenn. and Malcolm Wicks Culpepper of Jackson; four sisters Mrs Lucille Davis of Nettleton, Mrs. Irene Lauderdale of Troy, Mrs. Merle Finger of Jackson and Mrs. Maelene Carter of Greeneville, Tenn; eight grandchildren.3
|Burial*||17 Oct 1978 ||Her body was interred on 17 Oct 1978 at I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi.3 |
- E-mail written 2008-2010 to Culpepper Connections from Malcolm Wicks Culpepper Sr. (#1715), Phone 601-924-9737, e-mail address.
- E-mail from Henry Royce Culpepper Jr. (#1714), e-mail address, Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, (www.culpepper.net) to Culpepper Connections, 1998-2010.
- Tupelo Daily Journal, Tupelo, Mississippi.
Obituary of Ruby Jewel Culpepper, published 17 Oct 1974 and provided to Culpepper Connections by Royce Culpepper.