Ralph Hustler Culpepper

Male, #5981, (3 Sep 1904 - 21 Jun 1993)
Father*John Richard Culpepper (23 Feb 1884 - 22 Dec 1967)
Mother*Anna Eliza McBride (11 Jul 1888 - 10 Jan 1973)
Birth*3 Sep 1904 Ralph was born at Mississippi on 3 Sep 1904.1 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Ralph and James was listed as a son in John Richard Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Holmes Co., Mississippi.2 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Ralph was listed as a son in John Richard Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Newport, Attala Co., Mississippi.3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Ralph was listed as a son in John Richard Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Attala Co., Mississippi.4 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Louisiana.1 
Marriage*say 1938 He married Nina White say 1938.5 
Residence*Nov 1942 Ralph resided at Attala Co., Mississippi, in Nov 1942.6 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He enlisted in Camp Shelby, Forrest Co., Mississippi, and served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(Drafted in US Army.)5,6 
Death of Father22 Dec 1967 His father John Richard Culpepper died on 22 Dec 1967 at Sallis, Attala Co., Mississippi.1 
Death of Mother10 Jan 1973 His mother Anna Eliza McBride died on 10 Jan 1973 at Sallis, Attala Co., Mississippi.1,7 
Death*21 Jun 1993 He died at Greenville, Washington Co., Mississippi, on 21 Jun 1993 at age 88.1 
Obituary*23 Jun 1993 GREENVILLE - Ralph Hustler Culpepper, 88, former employee of Rose Oil Co., died Monday at Delta Regional Medical Center in Greenville. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Boone-Wells Funeral Home here with burial and additional services at 3:30 p.m. in Sallis (Miss.) Cemetery. Fletcher-Nowell Funeral Home of Cleveland has charge. He was a World War II Army veteran and was a member of First Baptist Church of Greenville. Mr. Culpepper, the husband of Nina Culpepper, also leaves a daughter, Dawn Ryan of Baton Rouge; a son, Danny Culpepper of Tunica; a sister, Christine Culpepper of Durant, and three grandchildren.5 
Burial*25 Jun 1993 His body was interred on 25 Jun 1993 at Sallis Cemetery, Sallis, Attala Co., Mississippi.5 


Nina White (14 Apr 1918 - 1 Nov 2005)
Marriage*say 1938 He married Nina White say 1938.5 
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited20 Jun 2011


  1. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  2. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 47, Sheet 4B, Family 20, Beat 3, Holmes County, MS
    John Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 26, Md-7 yrs, MS/MS/MS, Farmer-General Farm
    Lizzie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 18, M1-7 yrs, ch 3/3, MS/MS/MS
    Ralph Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, S, MS/MS/MS
    Maggie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 3, S, MS/MS/MS
    James Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 2/12, S, MS/MS/MS.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 12, sheet 6B, line 65-69, Beat 4, Newport, Attala Co., MS (6 Feb 1920)
    John Richard Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 35, md, MS/MS/MS, Farmer
    Eliza Culpepper Wife, F, Wh, 31, md, MS/MS/MS
    Ralph H. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Maggie M. Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 13, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Clara C. Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 7, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 4-13, Page 4B, Old Sallis Road, Attala Co., MS
    Own Farm, Radio=N
    A Robert Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 46, md@ 19, MS/MS/MS, Farmer, General Farm, Vet=N
    Liza Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 42, md@ 15, MS/MS/MS
    Ralph Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 25, sng, MS/MS/MS, Laborer, General Farm, Vet=N
    Maggie Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 23, MS/MS/MS
    Cristian Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 17, MS/MS/MS.
  5. The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, TN.
    23 Jun 1993 Obituary for Ralph Hustler Culpepper.
  6. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    Ralph H Culpepper, born 1904 in MS, White, Single, Education: 3 yrs College, Height/Wt: 70/174; Resided in: Attala Co., MS; Enlisted 14 Nov 1942 at Camp Shelby, MS (Drafted).
  7. Marymaganos McCool Fenwick, compiler, Attala County, Mississippi CemeteriesFenwick, 1988?, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book 976.2644 V3a.
    Sallis Center Point Cemetery, Sallis, Attala County, Mississippi
    + John Richard Culpepper, 23 Feb 1884 - 22 Dec 1967
    + Anna McBride Culpepper, 11 Jul 1888- 10 Jan 1973.