William Monroe Dease1

Male, #57333, (29 Sep 1909 - 30 Oct 1994)
Birth*29 Sep 1909 He was born on 29 Sep 1909 at Bullock Co., Alabama.1,2 
Marriage*13 Nov 1927 He married Jessie Lee Culpepper at Union Springs, Bullock Co., Alabama, on 13 Nov 1927. (In addition to Annie Bell Dease who has her own record within this family tree, William Monroe and Jessie Lee Dease had the following children:
     William Foster Dease born 4 Jun 1930, died 27 Aug 1977
     Lizzie Jeanette Dease born 7 Jul 1932, died 18 Oct 1991
     Jim Henry Dease - living
     Twin unnamed boys born and died 28 Aug 1946.)1 
Photographed*13 Nov 1977 He was photographed on 13 Nov 1977 at Corinth Community, Bullock Co., Alabama, at age 68
50th wedding anniversary.1
Monroe & Jessie Lee (Culpepper) Dease
Death of Spouse18 Aug 1988 His wife Jessie Lee Culpepper died on 18 Aug 1988 at Montgomery, Montgomery Co., Alabama.1,2 
Residence*Oct 1994 William resided at Perote, Bullock Co., Alabama, in Oct 1994.2 
Burial*Oct 1994 His body was interred in Oct 1994 at Ramah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Josie, Pike Co., Alabama.1 
Death*30 Oct 1994 He died at Troy, Pike Co., Alabama, on 30 Oct 1994 at age 85.1,2 
Obituary*2 Nov 1994 William Monroe Dease, 85, a resident of Rt. 1, Perote, AL (Corinth Community), died Sunday, October 30, 1994 at Edge Medical Center. Funeral services were held Tuesday, November 1, 1994 at 10:00 o'clock from Zebulon Baptist Church with Rev. Earl Oakes and Rev. E. T. Horton officiating. Burial was in Ramah Cemetery with Gray Funeral Home directing.
     He is survived by one daughter, Annie Belle Singleton, Troy, AL; one son, Jim H. Dease, Montgomery, AL; seven grandchildren; five great grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one sister, Lena Riley, Banks, AL; one brother, Calvin Dease, Troy, Alabama.
     He was a long time active member of Zebulon Baptist Church and served on the Deacon Board. Pallbearers were Edward McCullers, Steve Dease, Earl Singleton, Stan Dease, Greg Brown, and Benny Dease.3 

Family

Jessie Lee Culpepper (10 Sep 1912 - 18 Aug 1988)
Marriage*13 Nov 1927 He married Jessie Lee Culpepper at Union Springs, Bullock Co., Alabama, on 13 Nov 1927. (In addition to Annie Bell Dease who has her own record within this family tree, William Monroe and Jessie Lee Dease had the following children:
     William Foster Dease born 4 Jun 1930, died 27 Aug 1977
     Lizzie Jeanette Dease born 7 Jul 1932, died 18 Oct 1991
     Jim Henry Dease - living
     Twin unnamed boys born and died 28 Aug 1946.)1 
Child
Last Edited21 Dec 2007

Citations

  1. E-mail written Jun-Dec 2007 to Warren Culpepper from Dianne Singleton Brown (#57434), Banks, AL, e-mail address.
  2. 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
  3. The Herald, Union Springs, Alabama.
    (No website in Dec 2007)
    Obituary of William Monroe Dease (#57333), published 2 Nov 1994.