Emmett James Culpepper

Male, #2487, (17 Dec 1906 - 22 Mar 1985)
Father*Phillip Pinkney Culpepper Jr. (10 Jan 1864 - 12 Mar 1918)
Mother*Martha Ella Harris (18 Feb 1868 - 17 Feb 1951)
Name Variation He was also known as Jimmy. 
Birth*17 Dec 1906 Emmett was born on 17 Dec 1906.1 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Joseph, William and Emmett was listed as a son in Phillip Pinkney Culpepper Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi.2 
Photographedsay 1911 He appeared as a brother in a family photograph say 1911 at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi,
Emmett James Culpepper, Joseph Ernest Culpepper and William Pinckney Culpepper.3
Culpepper brothers
Death of Father12 Mar 1918 His father Phillip Pinkney Culpepper Jr. died on 12 Mar 1918 at Clarke Co., Mississippi.4 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Joseph, William and Emmett was listed as a son in Martha Ella Harris's household on the 1920 Census at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi.5 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Louisiana.1 
Marriage*21 Nov 1937 He married Alice Carter on 21 Nov 1937 at age 30. 
Photographedcirca 1947 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1947 at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi,
left to right: Emmett James Culpepper and his wife, Alice Carter Culpepper; Joseph Ernest Culpepper and, his wife, Laney Susan Eugenia Acklen Culpepper; Ernestine Dorothy Owens Culpepper, Ella Rebecca Culpepper Benson and William Pinckney Culpepper. In front: Dorothy Gene Culpepper and Martha Ella Harris Culpepper.3
Phillip P. Culpepper Jr. family
Death of Mother17 Feb 1951 His mother Martha Ella Harris died on 17 Feb 1951.4 
Death*22 Mar 1985 He died at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi, on 22 Mar 1985 at age 78.1,6 
Burial*25 Mar 1985 His body was interred on 25 Mar 1985 at Odd Fellows Cemetery, Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi.7 
Obituary*28 Mar 1985 Services for Jim Culpepper, 78, 210 Ferrell Ave., Quitman, held Friday, 25 Mar, 2 PM, Wright's Funeral Home Chapel, Revs. Rex Yancey and Ray Stokes officiating. Burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery. Died 22 Mar 1985, Kings Daughters and Sons Rest Home. Member of First Baptist Church, Quitman, and Terral Lodge No. 514, F&AM. Served four terms as Chancery Clerk, Clarke County. Survivors - wife, Mrs. Alice Carter Culpepper, Quitman; daughter, Mrs. Carmen Hammack, Savannah, GA; brother, Joe E. Culpepper, Kansas (City?), MO.6 

Family

Alice Carter (16 Feb 1911 - Apr 1991)
Marriage*21 Nov 1937 He married Alice Carter on 21 Nov 1937 at age 30. 
Child
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited26 May 2008

Citations

  1. 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
  2. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED1, Sheet 22B, Family 346, Quitman, Clarke County, MS
    P. P. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 46, Md2, MS/US/US, Farmer, General farm
    Ella M Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 38, Md-8 yrs, ch 3/3, MS/MS/MS
    Ernest Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 7, S, MS/MS/MS
    William Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, S, MS/MS/MS
    James Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 3, S, MS/MS/MS.
  3. E-mail written 2002-2009 to Lew Griffin and Warren Culpepper from Shannon O'Connor (#2495), Centennial, Colorado, e-mail address (Nov 2010).
  4. Bennie and Lance White, compiler, White's Store.com, Bennie W. White, Jan 1999.
    http://www.whitesstore.com/montrose.htm
    Mont Rose Baptist Church Cemetery, Quitman, Clarke Co., MS
    + Phillip P. Culpepper, 10 Jan 1864 - 12 Mar 1918
    + Martha Ella Culpepper, 18 Feb 1868 - 17 Feb 1951.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 2, Sheet 20A, Lines 36-39, Quitman, Clarke, MS (30 Jan 1920)
    Ella Culpepper, Head, F, Wh, 48, wid, MS/MS/MS Farmer
    Earnest Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 16, sng, MS/MS/MS Farm laborer
    William Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 14, sng, MS/MS/MS Farm laborer
    James Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 12, sng, MS/MS/MS Farm laborer.
  6. Clarke County Tribune, Quitman, MS.
    http://www.whitesstore.com/obitinfo.htm
  7. Clarke County Tribune, Quitman, MS.
    http://www.whitesstore.com/obitinfo.htm
    Obituary of Jim Culpepper (#2487), published 28 Mar 1985.