Ruby Jewel Davidson1

Female, #1713, (1 May 1915 - 15 Oct 1978)
Father*Milas Lee Davidson (9 Jan 1872 - 9 Mar 1956)
Mother*Clara Florence Hadley (19 Aug 1878 - 23 Mar 1961)
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 Name6 Oct 1935  As of 6 Oct 1935, her married name was Culpepper. 
Birth of Son31 Jul 1936 Her son Henry Royce Culpepper Jr. was born on 31 Jul 1936 at Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi
Birth of Son17 Feb 1938 Her son Malcolm Wicks Culpepper was born on 17 Feb 1938 at Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi
Death of Father9 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 Mother23 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 

Family

Henry Royce Culpepper (13 Dec 1912 - 6 Aug 1980)
Marriage*6 Oct 1935 She married Henry Royce Culpepper at Okolona, Chickasaw Co., Mississippi, on 6 Oct 1935 at age 20. 
Children
Last Edited8 May 2010

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2008-2010 to Culpepper Connections from Malcolm Wicks Culpepper Sr. (#1715), Phone 601-924-9737, e-mail address.
  2. E-mail from Henry Royce Culpepper Jr. (#1714), e-mail address, Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, (www.culpepper.net) to Culpepper Connections, 1998-2010.
  3. Tupelo Daily Journal, Tupelo, Mississippi.
    http://www.djournal.com
    Obituary of Ruby Jewel Culpepper, published 17 Oct 1974 and provided to Culpepper Connections by Royce Culpepper.