Mary Elizabeth Culpepper1

Female, #61565, (16 Apr 1921 - 31 Aug 2007)
Birth*16 Apr 1921 She was born on 16 Apr 1921 at Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia.2 
Birth18 Apr 1921 She was born on 18 Apr 1921.1 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 Her Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Georgia.1 
World War II*between 1944 and 1946 She served as an enlisted woman between 1944 and 1946 (Mary E. Culpepper, 7460901. Born in Augusta, GA on 16 Apr 1921. Home Address: North Augusta, Aiken Co., SC. Enlisted for active duty in the WAVE on 29 Nov 1944 and honorably discharged as a Y1C at the Naval Air Station, Jacksonville, FL on 14 Aug 1946.)2,3 
Death*31 Aug 2007 She died at North Augusta, Aiken Co., South Carolina, on 31 Aug 2007 at age 86.3,1 
Obituary*2 Sep 2007 Funeral services for Miss Mary E. Culpepper, 86, of North Augusta, S.C., who entered into rest August 31, 2007, will be conducted Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock from Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home. Rev. Jerry T. Matthews officiating. Interment in Westover Memorial Park. Miss Culpepper was a native of Augusta having made North Augusta her home for many years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of North Augusta. Miss Culpepper was a retired Civil Service Employee of Fort Gordon, a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II, and retired from the U.S. Navy Reserve. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star Golden Glow Chapter #76, the Daughters of the American Revolution Martintown Road Chapter, the United Daughters of the Confederacy Berry Benson Chapter #2084, the Jesse C. Lynch American Legion Post #71, and the Jessamine Garden Club. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday evening from 5 to 7. Memorials may be made to the Tamassee DAR School, P.O. Box 8, Tamassee, S.C. 29686. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181).3 
Burial*4 Sep 2007 Her body was interred on 4 Sep 2007 at Westover Memorial Park, Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia.3 
Last Edited19 Jul 2010


  1. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at
  2. The Official Roster of South Carolina Serviceman and Servicewomen in World War II, 1941-46 (Five Volumes), Columbia, SC: SC Division of General Services, Repository: Tomkins Library in Edgefield SC, Call No. F274.7 M3 1941-1946.
    Vol. II.
  3. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    Obituary of Mary E. Culpepper, published 2 Sep 2007.