Robert Everett Culpepper1

Male, #38061, (28 Sep 1923 - 13 Aug 1997)
Father*Milton Owen Culpepper (17 Feb 1901 - 7 Oct 1970)
Mother*Lelia Thelma Allen (s 1901 - )
Name Variation He was also known as Bob.2 
Birth*28 Sep 1923 Robert was born at Portsmouth (city), Virginia, on 28 Sep 1923.3,4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Milton and Robert was listed as a son in Milton Owen Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Suffolk (city), Virginia.5 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Georgia.3 
1940 Census1 Apr 1940 Milton and Robert was listed as a son in Milton Owen Culpepper's household on the 1940 Census at Staunton (city), Virginia.6 
Residence*1943 Robert resided at Chatham Co., Georgia, in 1943.7 
World War II*between 1943 and 1945 He enlisted in Fort McPherson, Fulton Co., Georgia, and served in World War II between 1943 and 1945
(US Army, Europe. Awarded a Bronze Star. Later, he graduated from The Citadel Military College of South Carolina.)8,4,7 
Marriage*25 Jun 1965 He married Pauline Arthurs on 25 Jun 1965 at age 41.2 
Residence*1965 Robert and Pauline resided at Bronxville, Bronx Co., New York, in 1965.2 
Death of Father7 Oct 1970 His father Milton Owen Culpepper died on 7 Oct 1970 at Virginia Beach (city), Virginia.3 
Relocation*1974 He relocated in 1974 at Alexandria, Fairfax Co., Virginia,2 
Death*13 Aug 1997 He died at Alexandria, Fairfax Co., Virginia, on 13 Aug 1997 at age 73.3,4 
Obituary*16 Aug 1997 From The Washington Post:
     Robert Everett Culpepper, 74, a mortgage banker who retired in 1984 as director of project mortgages for the Federal National Mortgage Association, died 13 Aug 1997 at Inova Alexandria Hospital after a heart attack. Mr. Culpepper, a resident of Alexandria for 23 years, was born in Portsmouth, Va. During World War II, he served in the Army in Europe and received a Bronze Star. Later, he graduated from The Citadel Military College of South Carolina. He then worked for Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. in New York, where he became assistant vice president for real estate financing. In 1974, he moved to the Washington area and joined the Federal National Mortgage Association, where he remained until retirement. Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Pauline A. Culpepper of Alexandria; a brother, Milton Culpepper Jr. of Roanoke; and two sisters, June Cotton of Portsmouth, Va., and Betty Hall of Annapolis.

Excerpt from The Virginan-Pilot:
     Robert Everet Culpepper, 73, entered into rest 13 Aug 1997, in Alexandria Hospital. Born 28 Sep 1923, he was the son of Thelma and Milton Culpepper of Portsmouth. He is survived by his wife, Pauline Arthur Culpepper of Alexandria and Salisbury, N.C; two sisters, June C. Cotton of Portsmouth, Betty C. Hall of Annapolis, Md; brother, Milton O. Culpepper Jr. of Roanoke; three nephews; and six nieces. Robert Culpepper graduated from Robert E. Lee High School, Staunton, Va., after which he enrolled....8,9 
Burial*18 Aug 1997 His body was interred on 18 Aug 1997 at Quantico National Cemetery, Triangle, Prince William Co., Virginia.4 

Family

Pauline Arthurs (19 Jul 1922 - 12 Sep 2011)
Marriage*25 Jun 1965 He married Pauline Arthurs on 25 Jun 1965 at age 41.2 
 Bob and Pauline had no children.2 
ChartsRobert Culpepper Jr. of Lower Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited4 Nov 2012

Citations

  1. Correspondence from June Allen Culpepper Cotton (#38057), Portsmouth, VA, e-mail address to Lew Griffin and Warren Culpepper, 2000-2006.
  2. The Washington Post, Washington, DC, http://www.washingtonpost.com/.
    Obituary of Pauline A. 'Polly' Culpepper (#38062), published 21 Sep 2011.
  3. 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
  4. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Robert E. Culpepper, 28 Sep 1923 - 13 Aug 1997, Served 7 Apr 1943 to 28 Feb 1946 as S Sergeant in the US Army, Interred 18 Aug 1997 in Quantico National Cemetery, Section 12, Site 29.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    Suffolk (city), VA, Third Ward, ED 5, Pages 9B, Family 252, 202 Smith St (9 Apr 1930)
    Milton Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 28, md@18, VA/VA/VA, Asst Mgr/Insurance, Vet=No
    Thelma Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 28, md@18, VA/VA/VA
    June Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 9, sng, VA/VA/VA
    Milton Culpepper Jr., Son, M, Wh, 7, sng, VA/VA/VA
    Bobby Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, sng, VA/VA/VA.
  6. 1940 (16th) US Census, compiled by the US Bureau of the Census, Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls., Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2442
    Staunton (city), VA, ED 121-9, web page 25 (15 Apr 1940)
    Lines 56-61, 307 E Beverly
    Milton Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 37, md, VA, 1935 in Gastonia, NC
    Thelma Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 36, md, VA, 1935 in Gastonia, NC, Housework
    June Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 18, sng, VA, 1935 in Gastonia, NC, Student
    Milton Culpepper Jr., Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, VA, 1935 in Gastonia, NC, Student
    Robert Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 16, sng, VA, 1935 in Gastonia, NC, Student
    Betty Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 5, sng, VA, 1935 in Gastonia, NC.
  7. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Robert E Culpepper, White, Single, born 1923 in Virginia, residing in Chatham Co., Georgia, enlisted as a Private in the US Army on 31 Mar 1943 at Fort McPherson, Georgia.
  8. The Washington Post, Washington, DC, http://www.washingtonpost.com/.
    Robert Everett Culpepper Obituary, 1 Aug 1997, Page B06.
  9. Virginian-Pilot/Ledger-Star, Norfolk, VA.
    http://www.pilotonline.com
    16 Aug 1997 Obituary for Robert Everett Culpepper.