Cora Dell Rosser

Female, #34948, (Aug 1871 - 1945)
Father*Benjamin Rosser (s 1841 - )
Birth*Aug 1871 Cora was born at Georgia in Aug 1871.1 
Marriage*15 Dec 1892 She married Warren F. Culpepper at Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 15 Dec 1892 at age 21.2 
Married Name15 Dec 1892  As of 15 Dec 1892, her married name was Culpepper.2 
1900 Census1 Jun 1900 Cora was listed as Warren F. Culpepper's wife on the 1900 Census at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.1 
Photographed22 Nov 1900 She appeared as a daughter-in-law in a family photograph on 22 Nov 1900 at age 66
Assumed to be Thanksgiving Day 1900:

1st row: George W. Culpepper, Mary Elizabeth Culpepper, Warren Culpepper.

2nd row: James Daniel Culpepper, Fereba, Mattie Nall, Cattie Nall, Zora Culpepper, Emma Culpepper Allbright holding her granddaughter Dorothy Speer, Doc Allbright husband of Emma (behind Emma).

Back row: Marvin & Charles Culpepper, Lucy (wife of Marvin), Cora (wife of Warren), Wilbur Culpepper, Susie (wife of Jim, who is back of her with hat), John (next to Jim), son Emmett is not in picture.3
James Daniel Culpepper family
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Cora was listed as Warren F. Culpepper's wife on the 1910 Census at Luthersville, Meriwether Co., Georgia.4 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Cora was listed as Warren F. Culpepper's wife on the 1920 Census at Meriwether Co., Georgia.5 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Cora was listed as Warren F. Culpepper's wife on the 1930 Census at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.6 
Death of Spouse17 Mar 1937 Her husband Warren F. Culpepper died on 17 Mar 1937 at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.7,8 
Death*1945 She died at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia, in 1945.9 
Burial*1945 Her body was interred in 1945 at Allen-Lee Cemetery, Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.10,9 
Biography* Cora and Warren Culpepper had no children. The following funeral notice is from an unknown source, dated Wednesday, 21 Nov 1945: LONE OAK Funeral services for Mrs. Cora Culpepper, widow of the late W. F. Culpepper, were held at Allen-Lee church at Lone Oak Sunday afternoon, conducted by her pastor, the Rev. O. J. Withrow, who paid a glowing tribute to her life and character. Mrs. Culpepper made her home at Luthersville, but in spite of her age and failing health had gone to minister to her brother, Mr. Emmett Rosser, who has been very ill, at whose home she suddenly passed away early Friday morning. She is survived by a sister, Mrs. Albert Bowen, of Newnan; two brothers, Mr. Emmett Rosser, Mr. J. H. Rosser, of Savannah and several nieces and nephews. After the church services her body was laid to rest beside that of her husband, who preceded her to the grave several years ago. Attesting to the love of many relatives, and friends were the beautiful floral offerings which cover her last resting place. 

Family

Warren F. Culpepper (23 Sep 1866 - 17 Mar 1937)
Marriage*15 Dec 1892 She married Warren F. Culpepper at Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 15 Dec 1892 at age 21.2 
Last Edited21 Sep 2004

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 51, Page 324A (17), Family 318, Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    Warren F. Culpepper, Head, M, Sep 1866, 33, md 6 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Cora Culpepper, Wife, F, Aug 1871, 28, md 6 yrs, ch 0/0, GA/GA/GA.
  2. Meriwether County Court of the Ordinary, Meriwether Co., GA Marriages, 1886-1902, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah , 1963, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Film # 327,665.
    Warren F. Culpepper and Miss Cora Rosser on 15 Dec 1892 in Meriwether Co., GA, Book F-568.
  3. Correspondence from Eleanor Herring Culpepper (Mrs. Albert Marvin Willingham), Grantville, GA, to Lew Griffin, 1976-2004.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 87, Page 12A, Lines 30-31, Greenville Rd, Luthersville, Meriwether Co., GA
    Warren F. Culpepper, Head, M, 44, md1-18 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Cora Culpepper, Wife, F, 35, md1-18 yrs, ch 0/0, GA/GA/GA.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 93, Page 6A, Lines 22-23, Grantville Rd, Meriwether Co., GA
    Warren F. Culpepper, Head, M, 52, md, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Cora Culpepper, Wife, F, 48, md, GA/GA/GA.
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 25, Page 4A, Greenville Road, Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    Rents Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Warren F. Culpepper, Head, M, 63, M, md @ 25, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Cora R. Culpepper, Wife, F, 58, M, md @ 21, GA/GA/GA.
  7. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Warren Culpepper, d. 17 Mar 1937 in Meriwether Co., GA.
  8. Priscilla Turner, compiler, Meriwether Co., GA Cemeteries, Spartanburg, SC: , 1993, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8455 V39.
    Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery, near Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    + Warren F. Culpepper, 23 Sep 1866 – 17 Mar 1937.
  9. Priscilla Turner, compiler, Meriwether Co., GA Cemeteries, Spartanburg, SC: , 1993, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8455 V39.
    Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery, near Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    + Cora Rosser Culpepper, 1871 – 1945.
  10. Eleanor Herring Culpepper, History of Allen-Lee Memorial Methodist Church, LaGrange, GA: Family Tree, 1987.
    p 49.