William Quincy Culpepper1

Male, #3652, (25 May 1924 - 1 Sep 2007)
Father*William Chadwell Culpepper1 (5 Mar 1880 - 4 Oct 1943)
Mother*Mamie Hill1 (9 Apr 1886 - 17 Jun 1958)
Name-Comm His was commonly known as Quincy Culpepper. 
Birth*25 May 1924 William was born at Cordele, Crisp Co., Georgia, on 25 May 1924.1 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Ernest, Ben and William was listed as a son in William Chadwell Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Cordele, Crisp Co., Georgia.2 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(US Naval Air Corp.)1 
Death of Father4 Oct 1943 His father William Chadwell Culpepper died on 4 Oct 1943 at Cordele, Crisp Co., Georgia
Marriage*circa 1948 He married Laura Anthony Starr circa 1948.1 
Death of Mother17 Jun 1958 His mother Mamie Hill died on 17 Jun 1958 at Cordele, Crisp Co., Georgia.3 
Death*1 Sep 2007 He died at Atlanta, DeKalb Co., Georgia, on 1 Sep 2007 at age 83.1 
Obituary*4 Sep 2007 William Quincy Culpepper passed away on September 1. A proud resident of Atlanta, he was born in Cordele, GA. May 25. 1924. He was the son of Mamie Hill and William Chadwell Culpepper. Quincy is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 59 years, Ann Starr Culpepper; a daughter, Carol and husband John Reeves of Spartanburg, SC; a daughter, Marcia Lynch of Suffolk, VA; a son, Mike and wife Susan Culpepper of Dallas, GA; and grandchildren John Reeves III, Andrea Vandervort, Anna Jones, Agatha Lynch, Jessica Culpepper, and Will Culpepper. Quincy graduated from the University of Georgia School of Business in 1950 and has been a spirited Bulldog fan ever since, encouraging family and friends in support of his UGA passion. He was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity. His military experience was with the U.S. Naval Air Corp during WWII. Quincy enjoyed 36 years of federal service including serving as Regional Director of Business Affairs for the General Services Administration. He was instrumental in establishing the Atlanta Federal Information Center in 1966. He was a long-time member of Oak Grove United Methodist Church and was active in the Faith Sunday School class. Quincy was loved and respected by all of his family. All who knew him regarded him as an outstanding gentleman in the finest southern tradition. Memorial contributions may be made to Georgia Fund Scholarship, Office of Development, UGA, Athens, GA 30602-5582 or a charity of your choice. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, September 5 at 10:00 am prior to the service at A.S. Turner and Sons in Decatur. Service time is 11:00 am in the Chapel. A graveside service will be at 5:00 Wednesday afternoon at Sunnyside Cemetery in Cordele, GA.4 
Burial*5 Sep 2007 His body was interred on 5 Sep 2007 at Sunnyside Cemetery, Cordele, Crisp Co., Georgia.1 


Laura Anthony Starr (12 Mar 1924 - 13 Mar 2014)
Marriage*circa 1948 He married Laura Anthony Starr circa 1948.1 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Jones Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited25 Mar 2014


  1. Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta, GA.
    Obituary of William Quincy Culpepper, published 4 Sep 2007.
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 8, page 3A, 302 10th Street, Cordele, Crisp Co., GA
    Rent=$15, Radio=N, Farm=N
    William C. Culpepper, Head, M, 49, M, md @ 20, GA/GA/GA, Oil Grill Shipping Clerk
    Mamie Culpepper, Wife, F, 43, M, md @ 18, GA/GA/GA
    Earnest Culpepper, Son, M, 20, S, GA/GA/GA, Truck Driver
    Ben H. Culpepper, Son, M, 14, S, GA/GA/GA
    Audrey Culpepper, Dau, F, 9, S, GA/GA/GA
    Quincey Culpepper, Son, M, 5, S, GA/GA/GA.
  3. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    Mamie H. Culpepper, d. 17 Jun 1958 at 72 years in Crisp Co., GA; Res. in Crisp Co., GA.
  4. Obituary of William Quincy Culpepper, published 4 Sep 2007 in the Atlanta Constitution.