Travis Culpepper1

Male, #36027, (17 May 1926 - 2 Feb 2014)
Father*John Asberry Culpepper (5 Jun 1885 - 26 Oct 1929)
Mother*Fairy Grundy (28 Dec 1884 - 5 Apr 1968)
Birth*17 May 1926 Travis was born at Grady, Curry Co., New Mexico, on 17 May 1926.2 
Death of Father26 Oct 1929 His father John Asberry Culpepper died on 26 Oct 1929 at Deaf Smith Co., Texas.3,4 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served between 1942 and 1945.2 
Marriage*2 Jul 1943 He married Marjorie Ann Naylor at Portales, Roosevelt Co., New Mexico, on 2 Jul 1943 at age 17. Travis and Marjorie had been married for 61 years, as of July 2004. 
Death of Mother5 Apr 1968 His mother Fairy Grundy died on 5 Apr 1968 at Clovis, Curry Co., New Mexico.5 
Death of Spouse30 May 2002 His wife Marjorie Ann Naylor died on 30 May 2002 at Lubbock, Lubbock Co., Texas.5 
Living*Mar 2005 He was living in Mar 2005.6 
Death*2 Feb 2014 He died at Slaton, Lubbock Co., Texas, on 2 Feb 2014 at age 87.7 
Obituary*7 Feb 2014 Travis Culpepper, 87, of Slaton died Feb. 2, 2014. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at Mighty Oak Assembly of God Church in Slaton. Wilsons' Funeral Directors of Wolfforth.7 

Family

Marjorie Ann Naylor (27 Nov 1925 - 30 May 2002)
Marriage*2 Jul 1943 He married Marjorie Ann Naylor at Portales, Roosevelt Co., New Mexico, on 2 Jul 1943 at age 17. Travis and Marjorie had been married for 61 years, as of July 2004. 
Children
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited22 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. Hayes FTW file, Randall 'Randy' Hayes to Lew Griffin, 1999.
  2. Honor and Glory to Our Fighting Heros - Men and Women in the Armed Forces from Roosevelt County, NM (WWII):
    Noel Culpepper, Rayford Culpepper, Travis Culpepper.
  3. E-mail written 2001-2011 to Culpepper Connections from Sharon Kern, Phoenix, AZ, e-mail address.
  4. 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
    J. A. Culpepper, Deaf Smith Co., Oct 26 1929, 49407.
  5. 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
  6. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Fort Worth, TX.
    http://www.dfw.com/mld/startelegram/
    Obituary of Rayford "Ray" Culpepper published 4 Mar 2005.
  7. Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Feb.7,2014.