Arthur B. Culpepper

Male, #36978, (27 Aug 1917 - 25 Jun 1995)
Father*Ernest L. Culpepper (8 Dec 1876 - Feb 1972)
Mother*Mamie A. Powell (11 Jul 1884 - 15 Jul 1966)
Name Variation He was also known as Dude.1 
Birth*27 Aug 1917 Arthur was born at Bienville Parish, Louisiana, on 27 Aug 1917.2 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Ezra and Arthur was listed as a son in Ernest L. Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Bienville Parish, Louisiana.3 
Marriage*say 1940 He married Ruby Woodall say 1940.1 
Residence*Oct 1942 Arthur resided at Bienville Parish, Louisiana, in Oct 1942.4 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He enlisted in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, and served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(US Army.)4 
Birth of Son4 Apr 1942 His son Reginald B. Culpepper was born on 4 Apr 1942 at Jamestown, Bienville Parish, Louisiana.1 
Death of Mother15 Jul 1966 His mother Mamie A. Powell died on 15 Jul 1966 at Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana.2 
Death of FatherFeb 1972 His father Ernest L. Culpepper died in Feb 1972 at Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana.2 
Death*25 Jun 1995 He died at Arcadia, Bienville Parish, Louisiana, on 25 Jun 1995 at age 77.2 


Ruby Woodall (5 Jun 1915 - 2 Oct 2010)
Marriage*say 1940 He married Ruby Woodall say 1940.1 
ChartsJames Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited26 Mar 2013


  1. The News-Star, Monroe, LA.
    Obituary of Reginald Culpepper (#64086), published on March 5, 2013.
  2. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  3. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 7-13, Sheet #4-B, Line 51, Police Jury Ward 4, Bienville Parish, LA
    Home rented, Amount not shown, Radio=blank, Farm=Yes
    Earnest L. Culpepper, Head, M, 53, M, md@23, AL/GA/GA, Farmer, Vet=No
    Mammie A. Culpepper, Wife, F, 45, M, md@15, AL/AL/AL, Not employed
    Ezra M. Culpepper, Son, M, 16, S, LA/AL/AL, Farming, Farming
    Arthur B. Culpepper, Son, M, 12, LA/AL/AL, Farming, Farming
    Lester B. Culpepper, Son, M, 6, LA/AL/AL.
  4. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at, 2005.
    Arthur B Culpepper, White, Married, born 1917 in Louisiana, residing in Bienville Parish, Louisiana, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 13 Oct 1942 in Louisiana.