Joe Ray Culpepper

Male, #22739, (30 Jul 1926 - 2 Aug 2004)
Father*Thomas Jefferson Culpepper (5 Nov 1901 - 4 Mar 1955)
Mother*Minerva Elizabeth Bryant (28 Mar 1902 - 20 Jun 1991)
Multiple Birth* Joe was born a twin. 
Birth*30 Jul 1926 Joe was born at Hopkins Co., Texas, on 30 Jul 1926.1,2 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Charles and Joe was listed as a son in Thomas Jefferson Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Plainview, Hale Co., Texas.3 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Texas.2 
World War II*between 1943 and 1946 He served in World War II between 1943 and 1946
(US Navy, AOM 3C. Trained in San Diego, California. Had Pacific Ribbons and other honors.)1,4,5 
Death of Father4 Mar 1955 His father Thomas Jefferson Culpepper died on 4 Mar 1955 at Hale Co., Texas.6 
Birth of Son2 Aug 1956 His son Thomas Joe Culpepper was born on 2 Aug 1956 at Plainview, Hale Co., Texas.7,2 
Birth of Son6 May 1960 His son Mack Dee Culpepper was born on 6 May 1960 at Reeves Co., Texas.8 
Death of Son28 Jul 1967 His son Mack Dee Culpepper died on 28 Jul 1967 at Hale Co., Texas.9 
Residence*1978 Joe resided at Plainview, Hale Co., Texas, in 1978. 
Death of Mother20 Jun 1991 His mother Minerva Elizabeth Bryant died on 20 Jun 1991 at Plainview, Hale Co., Texas.10,2 
Death of Son7 Feb 1996 His son Thomas Joe Culpepper died on 7 Feb 1996 at Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas.11,2 
Death*2 Aug 2004 He died at Plainview, Hale Co., Texas, on 2 Aug 2004 at age 78.1,2 
Burial*5 Aug 2004 His body was interred on 5 Aug 2004 at Parklawn Memorial Gardens, Plainview, Hale Co., Texas.1,4 
Biography* Obituary:
Joe R. Culpepper Funeral services for Joe R. Culpepper, 78, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Seth Ward Baptist Church with the Rev. Jim Ritter, pastor, officiating. Private burial will be held later in Plainview Memorial Park. Arrangements are by Bartley Funeral Home. Mr. Culpepper died Monday, Aug. 2, 2004, at his residence. He was born July 30, 1926, in Hopkins County. He served with the U.S. Navy from 1944-1946. He owned and operated Joe's Plumbing for 30 years and was a member of Seth Ward Baptist Church. On Oct. 4, 1955, he married Audine Jarrett. Survivors include his wife; one son, Robert Culpepper of New York, N.Y; a daughter and son-in-law, Sammy and Bettye Voyles of Plainview; a twin sister and brother-in-law, Merle and Josie Daniel of Cleburne; two grandchildren, Beth Voyles of Irving and Sam Voyles of Plainview; and his loving caregivers. Two sons and one brother are deceased. The family suggests memorials to Seth Ward Baptist Church.1 

Family

Marian Audine Jarrett
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Jul 2010

Citations

  1. Plainview Daily Herald, Plainview, TX, http://www.myplainview.com/.
    Obituary of Joe R. Culpepper, published 4 Aug 2004 - 5 Aug 2004.
  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. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 3, Sheet 20B & 21A, Pg 83 & 84, Precinct 1 , Plainview, Hale Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Radio=N, Farm=N, Military=N
    Thomas J. Culpepper, Head, M, 28, M, md@19, TX AL TX, Wrecker-Junk Yard
    Elizabeth M. Culpepper, Wife, F, 28, M, md@19, AR US MO
    Charles H. Culpepper, M, 6, S, TX TX AR
    Joe R. Culpepper, M, 3 8/12, TX TX AR
    Josie M. Culpepper, Dau, F, 3 8/12, TX TX ARX.
  4. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Parklawn Memorial Gardens, 1300 S Bus I-87, Plainview, Hale Co., TX 79072
    + Joe R Culpepper, AOM2 US NAVY WORLD WAR II, 30 Jul 1926 - 2 Aug 2004.
  5. E-mail written numerous messages over 30+ years to Lew Griffin from Tommie Sue Reeves Smith (#23162), 942 Clarice, Grand Prairie, TX 75051, e-mail address.
  6. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Thomas J. Culpepper, died 4 Mar 1955 in Hale Co., TX.
  7. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Thomas Joe Culpepper, Male, born 2 Aug 1956 in Hale Co., Texas, child of Joe Ray Culpepper and Marian Audine Jarrett.
  8. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Mack Dee Culpepper, Male, born __ 1960 in Reeves Co., Texas, child of Joe Ray Culpepper and Marian Audine Jarrett.
  9. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Mack Dee Culpepper, Male, Married (sic), died 28 Jul 1967 in Hale Co., TX.
  10. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Minerva Elizabeth Culpepper, Female, died 20 Jun 1991 in Hale Co., TX.
  11. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Thomas Joe Culpepper, Male, died 7 Feb 1996 in Dallas Co., TX.
  12. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Robert Ray Culpepper, Male, born __ 1962 in Hale Co., Texas, child of Joe Ray Culpepper and Marian Audine Jarrett.
  13. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Bettye Maxine Culpepper, Female, born __ 1965 in Hale Co., Texas, child of Joe Ray Culpepper and Marian Audine Jarrett.