Lawrence Neil Culpepper

Male, #25133, (27 Feb 1923 - 7 May 1995)
Father*James Monroe Culpepper (25 Nov 1897 - 25 May 1970)
Mother*Katie Lee Bailey (5 Apr 1900 - 12 Feb 1983)
Name Variation He was also known as Pat. 
Birth*27 Feb 1923 Lawrence was born at Amarillo, Potter Co., Texas, on 27 Feb 1923.1,2 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Richard, Lawrence, Eddie and Billy was listed as a son in James Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Cottle Co., Texas.3 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Texas.1 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(Field Artillery.)4 
Marriage*say 1948 He married Hilda Geraldine Spurgin at Texas say 1948. 
Death of Father25 May 1970 His father James Monroe Culpepper died on 25 May 1970 at Bridgeport, Wise Co., Texas.5,1 
Death of Mother12 Feb 1983 His mother Katie Lee Bailey died on 12 Feb 1983 at Bridgeport, Wise Co., Texas.6,1 
Death*7 May 1995 He died at Aubrey, Denton Co., Texas, on 7 May 1995 at age 72.7,1 
Burial*10 May 1995 His body was interred on 10 May 1995 at East Side Cemetery, Bridgeport, Wise Co., Texas.8 
Biography*11 May 1995 Obituary:
AUBREY - L.N. "Pat" Culpepper, 72, a retired rural mail carrier for the Postal Service, died Sunday at home.Funeral: 10 a.m. today at Mulkey-Mason/Jack Schmitz and Son Funeral Home in Denton. Burial: 12:30 p.m. today in East Side Cemetery in Bridgeport. Mr. Culpepper was born in Amarillo. He was an Army veteran and a member of Highland Baptist Church in Denton. Survivors: Wife, Hilda Spurgin "Jerry" Culpepper of Aubrey; daughter, Debra C. Galyon of Denton; son, Danny Culpepper of Salt Lake City; sister, Doris Deeson of Albuquerque, N.M; two brothers, Eddie Culpepper of Fort Worth and Don Culpepper of Bossier City, La; and five grandchildren.9 

Family

Hilda Geraldine Spurgin (20 Sep 1924 - 8 Jan 2002)
Marriage*say 1948 He married Hilda Geraldine Spurgin at Texas say 1948. 
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 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. 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
    James M Culpepper is the father of an infant born 27 Feb 1923 in Potter Co., Texas.
  3. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 3, page 8A, Cottle Co., TX
    Own=Y, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Jack W. Culpepper, Head, M, 32, M, md @ 21, TX/TX/TX, Farmer
    Katie Culpepper, Wife, F, 30, M, md @ 19, TX/TX/MO
    Weston Culpepper, Son, M, 9, S, TX/TX/TX
    Paz Culpepper, Son, M, 7, S, TX/TX/TX
    Eddie Culpepper, Son, M, 3, S, TX/TX/TX
    Bill Joe Culpepper, Son, M, 2, S, TX/TX/TX
    Harvey G. Culpepper, Father, M, 62, Wd,md @ 28, TX/AL/MS, Farm Laborer.
  4. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Lawrence N Culpepper, White, born 1922 in Texas; Resides in Cottle Co., TX; Enlisted 9 Aug 1940 at Lubbock, TX in the Field Artillery as a Private; Education: 4 years of high school; Occupation: Automobile Serviceman, Single; Height: 68 in., Weight: 144.
  5. 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
    James M Culpepper, Male, Single, died 25 May 1970 in Wise Co., TX.
  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
    Katie Lee Culpepper, Female, died 12 Feb 1983 in Wise Co., TX.
  7. 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
    Lawrence Neil Culpepper, Male, died 07 May 1995 in Denton Co., TX.
  8. 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
  9. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Fort Worth, TX.
    http://www.dfw.com/mld/startelegram/
    Obituary of Lawrence Neil 'Pat' Culpepper, published 10 May 1995, page 30-31.
  10. 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
    Debra Jean Culpepper, Female, born __ 1949 in Wise Co., Texas, child of Lawrence Neil Culpepper and Hilda Geraldine Spurgin.
  11. 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
    Danny Neil Culpepper, Male, born __ 1952 in Wise Co., Texas, child of Lawrence Neil Culpepper and Geraldine Spurgin.