Milton Irving Culpepper Jr.1

Male, #38852, (14 Jun 1929 - 27 Nov 2016)
Father*Milton Irving Culpepper (15 Jun 1906 - Jan 1980)
Mother*Margaret Medora Brown (s 1906 - )
Birth*14 Jun 1929 Milton was born at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 14 Jun 1929. 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Milton was listed as a son in Milton Irving Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.2 
Marriage*say 1980 He married Dr. Theresa Long say 1980.3 
Biography*1980 From "Who’s Who in the South and Southwest, 1980 - 1981":

Lawyer; b. Meridian, Miss., born 1929; s. Milton Irving Culpepper and Margaret Medora (Brown) Culpepper; student Spring Hill Coll., 1946-48, U. Houston, 1953-54, S. Tex. Law Sch., 1955; LL.B., Cumberland Sch. Law, 1969; m. Betty Jean Wimpee, 4 Jun 1949; children – Michael Irving, Donna Gene, Margaret Jane. Admitted to Ala. bar, 1969; facilities mgr. Cities Service Oil Co., Birmingham, Ala., 1955-69; legal counsel and asst. to chmn. dept. surgery U. Ala., Birmingham, 1969-, instr., 1971-, lobbyist to Ala. Legis., 1971; asso. legal counsel and asst. to pres. U. Ala. Health Services Found., Birmingham, 1973-, sec. 1973-, treas., 1973, mem. fin. com., 1974-, now spl. asst. to chmn., legal counsel; spl. lectr. in hosp. adminstrn. Sch.. Community and Allied Health Resources, 1972-74; cons. Health Care Adminstrn., 1972-74. Area chmn. oil industry Community Chest Dr., 1962. Served with USNR, 1947-52. Recipient Meritorious Service award Sigma Delta Kappa, 1968, Book award Lawyers Coop. Admiralty, 1968. Mem. Am., Ala., Birmingham bar assns., Nat. Health Lawyers Assn., Am. Judicature Soc., Am. Mgmt. Assn., Am. Soc. Law and Medicine, Birmingham C. of C. (health services com. 1977-78), Relay House. Republican. Baptist (trustee local ch. 1969-70, chmn. fin. com. 1969-70). Club: Altadena Valley Golf and Country (bd. govs.) Home: 2504 Woodmeadow Pl. Birmingham AL 35216 Office: 1901 7th Ave S Birmingham AL 35294.4,5 
Death of FatherJan 1980 His father Milton Irving Culpepper died in Jan 1980 at Magnolia Springs, Baldwin Co., Alabama.6 
Residence*2008 Milton resided at Cropwell, Saint Clair Co., Alabama, in 2008.7 
ResidenceFeb 2009 Milton resided at Chelsea, Shelby Co., Alabama, in Feb 2009.3 
Death of Spouse9 Feb 2009 His wife Dr. Theresa Long died on 9 Feb 2009 at Chelsea, Shelby Co., Alabama.3 
ResidenceOct 2013 He resided at Chelsea, Shelby Co., Alabama, in Oct 2013.8 
Death*27 Nov 2016 He died at Chelsea, Shelby Co., Alabama, on 27 Nov 2016 at age 87.9 
Obituary*30 Nov 2016 Milton Irving "M.I." Culpepper of Chelsea, AL passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016. MI was born in Meridian, MS, June 14, 1929 to Milton Irving Culpepper, Sr. and Margaret Medora Brown. He was a member of Liberty Baptist Church in Chelsea. M.I. graduated from Spring Hill College in 1948. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1947-52. He was Facilities Manager at Cities Service Oil Co., in Birmingham from 1955-69. Recipient of Meritorious Service award, 1968. He graduated Cumberland School of Law in 1969 at the age of 40 and became Legal Counsel and Assistant to the Chairman for the Department of Surgery at UAB. In 1971, he was a lobbyist to Alabama Legislature and also served as Legal Counsel and Assistant to the President of UAB Health Services Foundation in Birmingham. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Theresa Long Culpepper and his sister Jane Carol Culpepper. He is survived by his son, Michael Irving Culpepper (Cindy) and daughter, Donna Gene Hancock both of Chelsea, AL, and daughter, Margaret Jane Dow (Chris) of Mobile and eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation services will be at Liberty Baptist Church in Chelsea, AL on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 11:00am with funeral and burial services following at 1:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Liberty Baptist Church.9 

Family 1

Betty Jean Wimpee
Children

Family 2

Dr. Theresa Long (24 Mar 1950 - 9 Feb 2009)
Marriage*say 1980 He married Dr. Theresa Long say 1980.3 
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited13 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. From "Who’s Who in the South and Southwest, 1980 - 1981":

    Lawyer; b. Meridian, Miss., vorn 1929; s. Milton Irving Culpepper and Margaret Medora (Brown) Culpepper; student Spring Hill Coll., 1946-48, U. Houston, 1953-54, S. Tex. Law Sch., 1955; LL.B., Cumberland Sch. Law, 1969; m. Betty Jean Wimpee, 4 Jun 1949; children – Michael Irving, Donna Gene, Margaret Jane. Admitted to Ala. bar, 1969; facilities mgr. Cities Service Oil Co., Birmingham, Ala., 1955-69; legal counsel and asst. to chmn. dept. surgery U. Ala., Birmingham, 1969-, instr., 1971-, lobbyist to Ala. Legis., 1971; asso. legal counsel and asst. to pres. U. Ala. Health Services Found., Birmingham, 1973-, sec. 1973-, treas., 1973, mem. fin. com., 1974-, now spl. asst. to chmn., legal counsel; spl. lectr. in hosp. adminstrn. Sch.. Community and Allied Health Resources, 1972-74; cons. Health Care Adminstrn., 1972-74. Area chmn. oil industry Community Chest Dr., 1962. Served with USNR, 1947-52. Recipient Meritorious Service award Sigma Delta Kappa, 1968, Book award Lawyers Coop. Admiralty, 1968. Mem. Am., Ala., Birmingham bar assns., Nat. Health Lawyers Assn., Am. Judicature Soc., Am. Mgmt. Assn., Am. Soc. Law and Medicine, Birmingham C. of C. (health services com. 1977-78), Relay House. Republican. Baptist (trustee local ch. 1969-70, chmn. fin. com. 1969-70). Club: Altadena Valley Golf and Country (bd. govs.). Home: 2504 Woodmeadow Pl. Birmingham AL 35216 Office: 1901 7th Ave S Birmingham AL 35294.
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 38-7, Page 9B, 2604 Ninth St, Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS
    Rent Home, $25.00, Radio=N
    Milton I. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 23 md@21, MS/MS/MS, Bookkeeper/Electric Lights Office, Vet=N
    M. Medora Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 18, md@16, SC/SC/VA
    Milton I. Culpepper, Jr., Son, M, Wh, 9/12, sng, MS/MS/SC.
  3. Birmingham News, Birmingham, Alabama.
    http://www.bhamnews.com
    Obituary of Dr. Theresa "Resa" Long Culpepper (#60183), published 10 Feb 2009.
  4. Who’s Who in the South & Southwest, 17th Ed., 1980 - 1981, Chicago, Illinois: Marquis-Who's Who, 1980, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 973 D36ws 17 ed.
  5. Who’s Who in the South & Southwest, 19th Ed., 1984 - 1985, Chicago, Illinois: Marquis-Who's Who, 1984, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 973 D36ws 19 ed.
  6. 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
  7. MyFamily.com Inc., compiler, US Public Records Index, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8907&enc=1
  8. Jane Carol Culpepper, published 30 Oct 2013 in The Mobile Press-Register.
  9. Obituary of Milton Irving Culpepper Jr., published in The Birmingham News on Nov. 30, 2016.