Leomia E. Culpepper1,2

Male, #6516, (2 Oct 1915 - 21 May 1977)
Father*Joseph Chesley Culpepper (20 Jul 1881 - 3 Aug 1956)
Mother*Anne Furney (3 Mar 1882 - 16 Apr 1961)
Birth*2 Oct 1915 Leomia was born at Doles, Worth Co., Georgia, on 2 Oct 1915.1 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Thomas, Leomia and Ashley was listed as a son in an unknown person 's household on the 1920 Census at Doles, Worth Co., Georgia.3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Odessa, Leomia and Geraldine was listed as a daughter in Joseph Chesley Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Irwin Co., Georgia.4 
World War II*between 1943 and 1945 He served between 1943 and 1945.5 
Marriage*say 1948 He married Mary Etta McMahan say 1948.5 
Birth of Son14 Sep 1949 His son David Eugene Culpepper was born on 14 Sep 1949 at Columbia, Richland Co., South Carolina.6,1 
Relocation*circa 1950 He relocated circa 1950 at Columbia Co., Georgia,5 
Korean War*between 1952 and 1953 He served in the Korean War between 1952 and 1953.5 
Death of Father3 Aug 1956 His father Joseph Chesley Culpepper died on 3 Aug 1956 at Irwin Co., Georgia.7,8 
Death of Mother16 Apr 1961 His mother Anne Furney died on 16 Apr 1961 at Irwin Co., Georgia.9,10 
Death*21 May 1977 He died at Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia, on 21 May 1977 at age 61.1,5 
Burial*25 May 1977 His body was interred on 25 May 1977 at Bellevue Memorial Gardens, near, Grovetown, Columbia Co., Georgia.5 

Family

Mary Etta McMahan (31 Jan 1920 - 17 Feb 2010)
Marriage*say 1948 He married Mary Etta McMahan say 1948.5 
Children
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Jones Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited9 Jan 2012

Citations

  1. 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
  2. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Leomia E. Culpepper, d. 21 May 1977 at 61 years residing in Columbia Co., GA.
  3. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 141, Page 4B, Family 68, Anc.com img 8, District 1044, Doles, Worth Co., GA
    Joseph C. Culpepper, Head, M, 38, md, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Annie Culpepper, Wife, F, 37, md, GA/GA/GA
    Thomas J. Culpepper, Son, M, 14, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Jewel Culpepper, Dau, 12, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Ione Culpepper, Dau, 11, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Oris Culpepper, Son, M, 7, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Odessa Culpepper, Dau, 5, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Leoma Culpepper, Son, M, 4 2/12, sng, GA/GA/GA
    Fletcher Culpepper, Son, M, 1 2/12, sng, GA/GA/GA.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 13, page 1B, Irvinville & Sycamore Highway, Fletcher Dist., Irwin Co., GA
    Rent=$10, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Joseph Chestley Culpepper, Head, M, 49, M, md @ 22, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Annie Culpepper, Wife, F, 48, M, md @ 21, GA/GA/GA
    Oris Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Odessa Culpepper, Dau, F, 15, S, GA/GA/GA
    Leona Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, GA/GA/GA
    Fletcher Culpepper, Son, M, 10, S, GA/GA/GA
    Jeraldine Culpepper, Dau, F, 7, S, GA/GA/GA
    J. C. Culpepper, Son, M, 3, S, GA/GA/GA.
  5. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    http://augustaarchives.com/
    24 May 1977, page 3B. Obituary for M. Sgt. (Ret.) L. E. Culpepper of Grovetown who died 21 May 1977 in an Augusta Hospital. Interment 25 May 1977 with full military honors in Bellevue cemetery. A native of Ocilla, GA, he lived in Columbia County for the past 28 years. He served 22 years in the US Army and was a veteran of both WW-II and Korea. Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Mary McMahan Culpepper of Grovetown; two daughters, Miss Patricia Culpepper of Decatur, GA, and Miss Janet Culpepper of Grovetown; three sons, David E. Culpepper of Carrollton, GA, and Robert E. Culpepper and Richard E. Culpepper of Grovetown; four sisters, Mrs. G. C. Berner of Jacksonville, FL, Mrs. C. G. Moody of Gaineville, FL, Mrs. Clarence Mobley of Ocilla, GA, and Mrs. W. F. Fletcher of of Schula, GA; and three brohers, Fletcher Culpepper of Poulan, GA, J. C. CUlpepper of Ocilla, GA, and Oris Culpepper of Mystic, GA.
  6. Augusta Chronicle - Online Archives, Augusta, GA.
    http://augustaarchives.com/
    27 Jun 2004. Obituary for David E. Culpepper.
  7. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Joseph C. Culpepper, d. 3 Aug 1956 at 75 years in Irwin Co., GA; Res. in Irwin Co., GA.
  8. Catherine Fussell Wells, compiler, The Complete Cemetery Records of Worth Co., GA (Tallahassee, FL: Rose Printing, 1984) Red Oak Cemetery, Doles, Worth Co., GA:
    Joseph C. Culpepper, 20 Jun 1881 - 3 Aug 1956.
  9. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/5426a.htm
    Annie F. Culpepper, d. 16 Apr 1961 at 79 years in Ben Hill Co., GA; Res. in Irwin Co., GA.
  10. Catherine Fussell Wells, compiler, The Complete Cemetery Records of Worth Co., GA (Tallahassee, FL: Rose Printing, 1984) Red Oak Cemetery, Doles, Worth Co., GA:
    Annie F. Culpepper, 3 Mar 1882 - 16 Apr 1961.
  11. E-mail written Jul 2006 to Warren L. Culpepper from Patricia Elaine Culpepper Moore (#49901), e-mail address.