Margaret Louise Culpepper

Female, #35107, (5 May 1906 - 15 Apr 2002)
Father*Homer Lee Culpepper (3 Nov 1871 - 5 Jun 1951)
Mother*Esther Theodora Herring (2 Apr 1872 - 3 Jun 1959)
Birth*5 May 1906 Margaret was born at Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 5 May 1906.1 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Margaret and Eleanor was listed as a daughter in Homer Lee Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Margaret and Eleanor was listed as a daughter in Homer Lee Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.3 
Photographed*say 1923 She was photographed say 1923 at Meriwether Co., Georgia.4
Margaret Louise Culpepper
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Margaret and Eleanor was listed as a daughter in Homer Lee Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.5 
Event-Misc*1 Jul 1931 She on 1 Jul 1931 at Grantville, Coweta Co., Georgia, (an unknown value.) 
Death of Father5 Jun 1951 Her father Homer Lee Culpepper died on 5 Jun 1951 at Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia.6,7 
Death of Mother3 Jun 1959 Her mother Esther Theodora Herring died on 3 Jun 1959 at LaGrange, Troup Co., Georgia.8,9 
Photographedsay 1965 She was photographed say 1965.4
Margaret Louise Culpepper
Residence*1996 Margaret resided at Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia, in 1996. 
ResidenceApr 2002 Margaret resided at Grantville, Coweta Co., Georgia, in Apr 2002.1 
Death*15 Apr 2002 She died at Greenville, Meriwether Co., Georgia, on 15 Apr 2002 at age 95.1 
Burial*17 Apr 2002 Her body was interred on 17 Apr 2002 at Allen-Lee Cemetery, Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., Georgia
Biography* Miss Margaret L. Culpepper, 95, of the Lone Oak Community of Meriwether County, died April 15 at Alvista Care Home is Greenville. The funeral service was conducted April 17 at Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church in Lone Oak. The Reverend Rance Sprayberry officiated and interment was in the church cemetery.
.
Pallbearers were Warren Gray, Billy Perry, Frank Willingham, Pete Johnson, Russell Willingham, and Alfred Daniel.
.
Miss Culpepper was born May 5, 1906 in Lone Oak, daughter of the late Homer and Theodora Herring Culpepper. A graduate of the University of Georgia, she attended the University of Virginia and taught Latin and English in various high schools in Georgia and South Carolina. She later worked with the Department of Family and Children's Services and retired from Meriwether County in 1971 as a casework supervisor.
.
She was the oldest member of Allen-Lee Memorial united Methodist Church in Lone Oak, having joined Prospect Methodist Church (which became Allen-Lee) in 1919. She served the church in many capacities and assisted in writing a history of the church. She was a charter member of the Lone Oak Community Club, was an avid birdwatcher and a lover of nature, and her love of flowers was exhibited by the grounds at her homeplace in Lone Oak.
.
Survivors include one sister, Mrs. Eleanor Willingham of Lone Oak; and several cousins, including Mrs. Florence Johnson's children, Nancy Grace Gray and Rosalind Edmondson, both of Lone Oak, and Bill Johnson of Duluth.
.
Contributions in memory of Miss Culpepper may be made to the Allen-Lee Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund.
.
The Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home of Hogansville was in charge of arrangements.

 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited16 Feb 2011

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.
    ED 89, Page 1B, Lines 71-76, Greenville Rd, Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    Homer L. Culpepper, Head, M, 39, md1-7 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Life Insurance Agent
    E. Theodora Culpepper, Wife, F, 38, md1-7 yrs, ch 2/2, GA/GA/GA
    Margaret L. Culpepper, Daughter, F, 3, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Eleanor Culpepper, Daughter, F, 1 6/12, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 93, Page 2A, Lines 22-26, Luthersville Rd, Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    Homer L. Culpepper, Head, M, 49, md, GA/GA/GA
    Dora H. Culpepper, Wife, F, 46, md, GA/GA/GA
    Margaret Culpepper, Daughter, F, 14, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Eleanor Culpepper, Daughter, F, 12, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    J. Stoks Herring, Father-in-law, M, 88, wd, GA/GA/GA.
  4. Correspondence from Eleanor Herring Culpepper (Mrs. Albert Marvin Willingham), Grantville, GA, to Lew Griffin, 1976-2004.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 1B, Niceville Road, Lone Oak, Meriwether Co., GA
    Owns Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Homer L. Culpepper, Head, M, 59, M, md @ 25, GA/GA/GA, Tax Collector
    Theodora Culpepper, Wife, F, 57, M, md @ 23, GA/GA/GA
    Margaret Culpepper, Dau, F, 23, S, GA/GA/GA, Public School Teacher
    Eleanor Culpepper, Dau, F, 22, S, GA/GA/GA, Public School Teacher.
  6. 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
    Homer L. Culpepper, d. 5 Jun 1951 at 79 years in Meriwether Co., GA; Res. in Meriwether Co., GA.
  7. 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
    + Homer Lee Culpepper, 3 Nov 1871 – 5 Jun 1951.
  8. 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
    Theodora Culpepper, d. 3 Jun 1959 at 87 years in Troup Co., GA; Res. in Meriwether Co., GA.
  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
    + Theodora Herring Culpepper, 2 Apr 1872 – 3 Jun 1959.