Buddie Lonnie Culpepper1

Male, #37189, (26 Aug 1915 - 21 Jan 1996)
Father*Notley S. Culpepper2 (15 Apr 1869 - May 1928)
Mother*Elizabeth Matthews Mathis2 (s 1872 - )
Birth*26 Aug 1915 Buddie was born at Vamoosa, Seminole Co., Oklahoma, on 26 Aug 1915.3,4 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Clarence, Claude and Buddie was listed as a son in Notley S. Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Konawa, Seminole Co., Oklahoma.2 
Death of FatherMay 1928 His father Notley S. Culpepper died in May 1928 at Seminole Co., Oklahoma.1 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Clarence, Claude and Buddie was listed as a son in Elizabeth Matthews Mathis's household on the 1930 Census at Konawa, Seminole Co., Oklahoma.5 
Residence*Jan 1941 Buddie resided at Seminole Co., Oklahoma, in Jan 1941.6 
Marriage*24 Jul 1941 He married Dorothy Lee Edson at Seminole Co., Oklahoma, on 24 Jul 1941 at age 25.3 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He enlisted in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co., Oklahoma, and served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(US Army, Co. A. 120th Med. Bn, 45th Div.)3,6 
Death*21 Jan 1996 He died at Del City, Oklahoma Co., Oklahoma, on 21 Jan 1996 at age 80.3,4 
Obituary*23 Jan 1996 Buddie L. Culpepper, 80, of Del City, passed away Sunday, 21 Jan 1996. He was born 26 Aug 1915 in Vamoosa, Ok. to Notley S. & Elizabeth (Mathis) Culpepper. Mr. Culpepper was a member of Southern Temple Baptist Church. He had been a member of Co. A. 120th Med. Bn, 45th Div. with the US Army, and was retired from Tinker AFB in 1977. Buddie married Dorothy Lee Edson 24 Jul 1941 in Seminole, Co., Ok. He is survived by wife, Dorothy Lee, of the home; a son, Roddy H. Culpepper of OKC; daughter, LaDonna Underwood, Del City; 3 grandchildren, Steven H. Culpepper, RiDonna V. Underwood & Jessica N. Underwood. Services will be at Bill Eisenhour Southeast Chapel, 10:00 a.m. Wed., Jan. 24, 1996, with burial in Arlington Memory Gardens.3 
Burial*24 Jan 1996 His body was interred on 24 Jan 1996 at Arlington Memory Gardens, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co., Oklahoma.3 


Dorothy Lee Edson (2 Jul 1923 - 9 Jul 2007)
Marriage*24 Jul 1941 He married Dorothy Lee Edson at Seminole Co., Oklahoma, on 24 Jul 1941 at age 25.3 
ChartsWilliam Culpepper of Warren Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited15 Jul 2010


  1. Maxine Culpepper Barron, Author: e-mail address, Culpepper, P.O. Box 382, Rainsville, Alabama 35986: M and M Publishing, 2004 .
    P. 207.
  2. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 247, Sheet 5B, Pg 123B, Anc.com Im-9, Konawa, Seminole Co., OK
    Not. S. Culpepper, Head, M, 49, M, AL GA GA, Farmer
    Elizabeth Culpepper, Wife, F, 44, M, AL GA GA
    Clarence Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, OK AL AL
    Claud Culpepper, Son, M, 14, S, OK AL AL
    Minnie Culpepper, Dau, F, 11, S, OK AL AL
    Hester Sherman Culpepper, Dau, F, 6, S, OK AL AL
    Lonnie Culpepper, Son, M, 4, S, OK AL AL.
  3. The Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, OK.
    Obituary for Buddie L. Culpepper, 23 Jan 1996, page 25.
  4. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 13, Sheet 12B, Pg 26, Konawa, Seminole Co., OK
    Rent=Y, Radio=N, Farm=Y, Military=N
    Elizabeth Culpepper, Head, F, 53, WD, md@13, AL GA GA, Farmer
    Clarence Culpepper, son, M, 27, S, OK AL AL, Laborer-Farm
    Claud Culpepper, Son, M, 24, S, OK AL AL AL, Laborer-Oilfield
    Huestine Culpepper, Dau, F, 21, S, OK AL AL
    Buddy Culpepper, Son, M, 14, S, OK AL AL.
  6. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    Buddy L Culpepper, White, Single, born 1915 in Oklahoma, residing in Seminole Co., Oklahoma, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 17 Jan 1941 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.