Murrel David Culpepper Jr.1

Male, #57762, (23 Apr 1944 - 14 Nov 2007)
Father*Murrel David Culpepper1 (18 Aug 1923 - 20 Apr 2003)
Mother*Frances Billie Harms1 (s 1919 - )
Name Variation He was also known as Skipper.2 
Birth*23 Apr 1944 He was born on 23 Apr 1944 at Farragutt, Kootenai Co., Idaho.1 
SSN*1959 His Social Security Number was issued in 1959 in California.3 
Viet Nam War*between 1964 and 1968 He served in the Viet Nam War between 1964 and 1968
(US Navy.)1 
Death of Father20 Apr 2003 His father Murrel David Culpepper died on 20 Apr 2003 at Sheridan, Placer Co., California.3 
Residence*say 2005 Murrel resided at Whitman, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, say 2005.1 
Death*14 Nov 2007 He died at Easton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, on 14 Nov 2007 at age 63.1 
Obituary*16 Nov 2007 Murrel D. Culpepper Jr., of Easton, formerly of Whitman, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, in his home surrounded by his family. He was 63 years old. He was born in Farragut, Idaho, on April 23, 1944. Murrel was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. He worked as a dental technician for Cheshire Dental Lab. He was also a girls soccer coach at Cohasset High School, womens soccer coach at Mount Ida College and Massasoit Community College. He was a son of Fran Harms of Idaho and the late Murrel D. Culpepper; loving husband of Emily J. (Sears) Culpepper of Easton; beloved father of Sean Culpepper and his wife Kim of Easton, Noreen Sacco and her husband Nicola of Easton and Lanie Gavin and her husband Steve of Easton; brother of James Culpepper of Idaho, David Harms of Idaho, Ellen Barry of Oregon, Terre Brammer of Washington, Mary Stirn of Idaho and Carol Harms of Idaho; his grandchildren, Robert and Stephanie Sacco, Cassandra and Alyssa Gavin and Lindsay and Kate Brown, were the light of his life. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, Nov. 17, at 12 p.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Main Street, Easton. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Murrels memory to the Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th floor, Brookline, MA 02445. Arrangements by the Copeland-MacKinnon Funeral Home in Easton.1 


Emily J. Sears
ChartsJames Culpepper of Nash Co., NC : Descendant Chart
Last Edited25 Feb 2010


  1. The Enterprise, Brockton, MA.
    Obituary of Murrel D. Culpepper Jr., published 16 Nov 2007.
  2. E-mail written Jan 2008 to Warren Culpepper from Jimmy Reynolds (#58136), Seattle, WA, e-mail address.
  3. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at