Martin Albert Culpepper1

Male, #41383, (13 Jun 1924 - 25 Aug 2010)
Father*William Albert Culpepper (23 Apr 1896 - 14 Apr 1989)
Mother*Thelma F. Hackel (8 Nov 1903 - 26 Jul 1996)
Birth*13 Jun 1924 He was born on 13 Jun 1924.2,3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Martin was listed as a son in William Albert Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Marshall Ward, Portsmouth (city), Virginia.4 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Virginia.3 
1940 Census1 Apr 1940 Martin was listed as a son in William Albert Culpepper's household on the 1940 Census at Norfolk (city), Virginia.5 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(US Navy pilot in the Pacific on the Carrier Franklin.)6 
Marriage*before 1966 He married Sandra Lee Asbury before 1966. 
Death of Spouse18 Aug 1986 His wife Sandra Lee Asbury died on 18 Aug 1986 at El Paso, El Paso Co., Texas.7,3,8 
Death of Father14 Apr 1989 His father William Albert Culpepper died on 14 Apr 1989 at El Paso Co., Texas.3,9 
Residence*Jul 1996 Martin resided at El Paso, El Paso Co., Texas, in Jul 1996. 
Death of Mother26 Jul 1996 His mother Thelma F. Hackel died on 26 Jul 1996 at Norfolk (city), Virginia.3 
Death*25 Aug 2010 He died at El Paso, El Paso Co., Texas, on 25 Aug 2010 at age 86.2 
Burial*30 Aug 2010 His body was interred on 30 Aug 2010 at DFW National Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas
Obituary*30 Aug 2010 Martin Culpepper, born June 13, 1924, passed away August 25, 2010. Graveside services will be held Monday August 30 at 9:45 a.m. at DFW National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, Texas 75211.
     Martin, a pilot in the Navy during World War II, later served in the Air Force and with the Department of Defense, retiring from Ft. Bliss in 1991. He worked evenings at radio station KTSM. A long time member of the Kiwanis, he served the members of his community. He was a Christian man that truly valued his relationship with Christ, and loved his church. Family was his life. He loved his wife, children and grandchildren very deeply. They will miss him dearly.
     Survivors: Loving wife of 21 years Cindy; Sons: Bill and wife Terri, Justin Vinson, and Mike Ritter; Daughters: Beth Edwards and husband Kyle, and Heather Vinson; grandchildren Faith, Bailey, Ryan, Brett, Josh, Cailey, Savannah, Callum; and sister Patricia Powell.2 

Family 1

Genevieve Parker

Family 2

Sandra Lee Asbury (12 Feb 1942 - 18 Aug 1986)
Marriage*before 1966 He married Sandra Lee Asbury before 1966. 
Children

Family 3

Cynthia Hammond
ChartsHenry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited6 Nov 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2001 to Lew Griffin from William Martin 'Bill' Culpepper (#41384), e-mail address.
  2. El Paso Times, El Paso, TX.
    http://www.elpasotimes.com
    Obituary of Martin Culpepper (#41383), published 30 Aug 2010.
  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. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    Portsmouth (city), VA, Marshall Ward, ED 21, Page 5B, Family 124, 1048 A St (11 Apr 1930)
    William A. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 32, md@25, VA/VA/VA, Sheet Metal Worker/Navy Yard
    Thelma F. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 26, md@19, MD/MD/MD
    Martin A. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, VA/VA/MD.
  5. 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
    Norfolk (city), VA, 23rd Ward, ED 114-100, Web Page 21 (12 Apr 1940)
    Lines 6-13, 211 West 39th Street
    William Culpepper Sr., Head, M, Wh, 43, md, VA, 1935 in same place, Estimating Dept/Navy Yard
    Thelma. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 36, md, VA, 1935 in same place, Housework
    Martin Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, VA, 1935 in same place, Student
    Patricia Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 6, sng, VA, 1935 in same house
    William O. Culpepper, Father, M, Wh, 73, md, VA, 1935 in Portsmouth, VA
    Margaret Culpepper (R), Mother, F, Wh, 70, md, VA, 1935 in Portsmouth, VA
    Frank Anderson, Brother-in-law, M, Wh, 48, md, VA, 1935 in Baltimore, MD, Salesman/Wholesale Hat Co
    Elsie Anderson, Sister, F, Wh, 48, md, VA, 1935 in Baltimore, MD, Housework.
  6. Son, William Albert Culpepper.
  7. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Sandra A. Culpepper, 12 Feb 1942 - 18 Aug 1986, Wife of Martin A. Culpepper (Tech Sergeant in the US Air Force), Interred 21 Aug 1986 in Ft. Bliss National Cemetery, Section C, Site 346.
  8. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Sandra Asbury Culpepper, Female, died 18 Aug 1986 in El Paso Co., TX.
  9. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    William A. Culpepper, Male, died 14 Apr 1989 in El Paso Co., TX.