Jessie B. Culpepper1

Male, #44094, (10 Jun 1927 - 17 Dec 2010)
Father*William Otis Culpepper2 (21 Apr 1909 - 15 Feb 1976)
Mother*Eula Eugenia Cook2 (5 Apr 1911 - 1 Sep 1935)
Name Variation He was also known as Jesse F.3 
Birth*10 Jun 1927 Jessie was born at Rome, Floyd Co., Georgia, on 10 Jun 1927.2 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Jessie and Early was listed as a son in an unknown person 's household on the 1930 Census at Rome, Floyd Co., Georgia.4 
Death of Mother1 Sep 1935 His mother Eula Eugenia Cook died on 1 Sep 1935 at Floyd Co., Georgia.5 
World War II*1945 He enlisted in Fort Belvoir, Fairfax Co., Virginia, and served in World War II in 1945
(US Army.)1 
Birth of Son26 Jul 1949 His son Michael Ray Culpepper was born on 26 Jul 1949 at Rome, Floyd Co., Georgia.6 
Residence*1956 Jessie resided at Rome, Floyd Co., Georgia, in 1956.7 
Relocation*1957 He relocated in 1957 at Punta Gorda, Charlotte Co., Florida,7 
Death of Father15 Feb 1976 His father William Otis Culpepper died on 15 Feb 1976 at Floyd Co., Georgia.8,9,6 
Death of Son9 Mar 2003 His son Michael Ray Culpepper died on 9 Mar 2003.6 
Death*17 Dec 2010 He died at Punta Gorda, Charlotte Co., Florida, on 17 Dec 2010 at age 83.7 
Obituary*19 Dec 2010 Jessie B. Culpepper, 83, of Punta Gorda, FL passed away December 17, 2010. He was born June 10, 1927 in Sand Mountain, AL to William Otis and Eula Culpepper. He moved to this area in 1957 from Rome, GA and worked as a plasterer for Mackle Brothers, Key Plaster Co, General Development and Osco Simpson Plaster before retiring in 1992. Jessie was a member of the Masonic Lodge #115, Scottish Rite, was a former Shriner and was of the Baptist faith.
     He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Carrie Culpepper of Punta Gorda; daughter, Judy Anderson of Punta Gorda; grandchildren, Keith (Mary) Anderson of Valrico, FL; Steven Culpepper, Kyle (Heather) Culpepper and Jessie Culpepper, all of Punta Gorda; great grandchildren, Joe, Will and Vivian Anderson and Kynlee and Paislee Culpepper; sisters, Nell Williams of Rome, GA; Tish Moran of Charlotte, NC and Debbie Williams of AL; nieces, nephews and other extended family.
     He is preceded in death by his son Michael Culpepper, great granddaughter, Grace, as well as a brother and sister.
     The Visitation will be from 5:00 pm till 7:00 pm, Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at the Kays-Ponger & Uselton Funeral Home, 635 E Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL, with a Masonic Service to be held at 6:30 pm. The Funeral Service will be at 10:00 am, Wednesday, December 22, at the funeral home with the Rev Bill Klossner officiating. Burial will follow at Indian Springs Cemetery. The family has asked for donations in memory of Jessie be made to the Punta Gorda Kiwanis Club, c/o Eddie Webb, 1107 W Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950.
     The Visitation will be from 5:00 pm till 7:00 pm, Tuesday, December 21, 2010 at the Kays-Ponger & Uselton Funeral Home, 635 E Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL, with a Masonic Service to be held at 6:30 pm. The Funeral Service will be at 10:00 am, Wednesday, December 22, at the funeral home with the Rev Bill Klossner officiating.
     The family has asked for donations in memory of Jessie be made to the Punta Gorda Kiwanis Club, c/o Eddie Webb, 1107 W Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950.7 
Burial*21 Dec 2010 His body was interred on 21 Dec 2010 at Indian Springs Cemetery, Punta Gorda, Charlotte Co., Florida.7 

Family

Carrie Lee Broach
Children
ChartsWilliam Culpepper of Warren Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited25 Jul 2011

Citations

  1. 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
    Jessie B Culpepper, White, Single, born 1927 in Alabama, residing in Floyd Co., Georgia, enlisted as a Private in the US Army Air Corps on 5 Dec 1945 at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
  2. Maxine Culpepper Barron, Author: e-mail address, Culpepper, P.O. Box 382, Rainsville, Alabama 35986: M and M Publishing, 2004 .
    P. 206.
  3. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Jesse F. Culpepper, d. 18 May 1984 at 57 years in DeKalb Co., GA; Res. in Gwinnett Co., GA.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 9, page 4B, Second Avenue, Rome, Floyd Co., GA
    Rent=$10, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Otis Culpepper, Head, M, 21, M, md @ 18, AL/AL/GA, Laborer
    Eula Culpepper, Wife, F, 18, M, md @ 15, AL/AL/AL
    Jessie Culpepper, Son, M, 2 8/12, S, AL/AL/AL
    Ray Culpepper, Son, M, 8/12, S, AL/AL/AL
    Fahy Culpepper, Dau, F, 8/12, S, AL/AL/AL.
  5. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Mrs. Eula Culpepper, d. 1 Sep 1935 in Floyd Co., GA, 22460.
  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. Obituary of Jessie B. Culpepper (#44094), published 19 Dec 2010 on Kays, Ponger & Uselton Funeral Home website: http://www.kays-ponger.com/obits/obituaries.php/obitID/591792.
  8. Madge Tate and Sandra Junkins Shirley Kinney, compiler, Floyd County, GA Cemeteries, Volumes 1-2, Rome, GA: The Society, 1985, 1989, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book 975.835 V3f v.
    Oak Knoll Cemetery, Rome, Floyd Co., GA
    + William Otis Culpepper, 1909 – 1976, S1 US Navy WW-II.
  9. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    William O. Culpepper, d. 15 Feb 1976 at 66 years in Floyd Co., GA; Res. in Floyd Co., GA.