Willard Bryan Culpepper1,2

Male, #49528, (24 Jun 1921 - 8 Jul 2009)
Father*Mark T. Culpepper1 (Feb 1900 - 22 Feb 1976)
Mother*Thelma J. McCanahan1 (4 Sep 1900 - 5 Oct 1991)
Nickname  Willard Bryan Culpepper also went by the name of Bo.3 
Birth*24 Jun 1921 Willard was born at Blue, Bryan Co., Oklahoma, on 24 Jun 1921.1,3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Willard was listed as a son in Mark T. Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Bokchito, Bryan Co., Oklahoma.1 
Death of Father22 Feb 1976 His father Mark T. Culpepper died on 22 Feb 1976 at Grayson Co., Texas.4,5 
Death of Mother5 Oct 1991 His mother Thelma J. McCanahan died on 5 Oct 1991 at Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas.4 
Death*8 Jul 2009 He died at Haslet, Tarrant Co., Texas, on 8 Jul 2009 at age 88.3 
Obituary*11 Jul 2009 Our beloved husband, father and grandfather, W.B. "Bo" Culpepper, 88, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, July 8, 2009.
     Funeral: 2 p.m. Saturday in Shannon Rose Hill Funeral Chapel. Interment: Shannon Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation: The family will receive friends noon to 2 p.m. Saturday.
     Bo was born June 24, 1921, in Blue, Okla. Bo will be remembered for his faith in Jesus Christ, his love for his family and his acts of service because of his love of the Lord.
     Bo was preceded in death by his daughter, BryAnn, and we know he is rejoicing over his reunion with his beautiful daughter.
     Survivors: His wife of 64 years, Ollie Jo; son, Joe and wife, Cindy; grandson, Michael Culpepper; granddaughter, Kari and husband, Peter; great-grandsons, Christian, Seth and Gavin Young; and grandson, Simeon and wife, Melissa Hughes.3
W. B. "Bo" Culpepper
Burial*12 Jul 2009 His body was interred on 12 Jul 2009 at Shannon Rose Hill Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas.3 

Family

Ollie Josephine Pierce
Children
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited22 Jul 2009

Citations

  1. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 9, Sheet 9B, Pg 74, Pct. 7, Bokchito, Bryan Co., OK
    Rent=Y, Radio=N, Farm=N, Military=N
    Mark T. Culpepper, Head, M, 30, M, md@20, TX US US, Laborer-Road Paving
    Thelma J. Culpepper, Wife, F, 29, M, md@19, TX TX TX
    Willard B. Culpepper, Son, M, 8, S, OK TX TX
    Edna E. Culpepper, Dau, F, 5, S, OK TX TX
    Lucile McCanahan, Sister-in-Law F, 13, S, OK TX TX.
  2. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Willard Joseph Culpepper, Male, born __ 1955 in Tarrant Co., Texas, child of Willard Bryan Culpepper and Ollie Jo Pierce.
  3. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Fort Worth, TX.
    http://www.dfw.com/mld/startelegram/
    Obituary of Willard Bryan (Bo) Culpepper (#49528), published 11 Jul 2009.
  4. 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
  5. 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
    Mark T Culpepper, Male, died 22 Feb 1976 in Grayson Co., TX.
  6. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
    Bryann Culpepper, Female, born __ 1947 in Tarrant Co., Texas, child of Willard Bryon Culpepper and Ollie Josephine Pierce.