Brady Dixon Culpepper1

Male, #6797, (26 Nov 1894 - 3 Apr 1969)
Father*Stephen H. Culpepper (21 Jan 1869 - 2 Feb 1952)
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Bays (Mar 1875 - 21 Nov 1943)
Birth*26 Nov 1894 Brady was born at Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, on 26 Nov 1894.2,3 
Photographedcirca 1908 He appeared as a son in a family photograph circa 1908 at Verda, Grant Parish, Louisiana,
Left to right: R.B. (wearing bow tie), Dallas (the small boy), Brady (wearing a pin in his suit lapel), Stephen H. Culpepper, John Allen (the tall boy in the back), Steve (Tebe, the boy with the book), Nancy Elizabeth Bays Culpepper, and the only daughter, Josie. Sherrill had not been born when this photo was taken.1
World War I*between 1917 and 1918 He served in Corporal, US Army between 1917 and 1918.4,1 
Marriage*circa 1920 He married Thelma Harrell circa 1920.4 
1920 Census*1920 Brady was listed as a son in Stephen H. Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Claiborne Parish, Louisiana
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 Brady was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Claiborne Parish, Louisiana.4 
Death of Mother21 Nov 1943 His mother Nancy Elizabeth Bays died on 21 Nov 1943 at Claiborne Parish, Louisiana.5 
Death of Father2 Feb 1952 His father Stephen H. Culpepper died on 2 Feb 1952 at Claiborne Parish, Louisiana.6 
Death*3 Apr 1969 He died at Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana, on 3 Apr 1969 at age 74.2,3 
Obituary*5 Apr 1969 Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church of Minden for Brady D. Culpepper, 74, of Minden, retired pumper for Carter Oil Co. who died in Schumpert Hospital in Shreveport at 11:30 a.m. Thursday [3 Apr 1969] after a brief illness. Burial will be in Weldon Cemetery at Weldon under direction of Green Kleinegger Funeral Home of Minden. Earlier arrangements were under direction of Davidson Funeral Home of Homer. A longtime resident of the Minden area, having worked in several oil fields, Mr. Culpepper was a native of Minden. He is survived by his widow: two daughters, Mrs. Gaston England of Baton Rouge, and Mrs. Fred Lee of Little
Rock, Ark; two brothers, Steve Culpepper of Bossier City and Sherrill
Culpepper of Minden; one sister, Mrs. Josie C. Bigham. He is survived by his widow, of Muncie, Ind., and four grandchildren. Pallbearers, all nephews, will be Brady D. Porter, Dick Thurmon, Jack Killen and Ronald Harrell, and Steve, Tommy, Bobby and Billy Culpepper.7 
Burial*6 Apr 1969 His body was interred on 6 Apr 1969 at Alabama-Weldon Cemetery, Bernice, Union Parish, Louisiana.3 

Family

Thelma Harrell (10 Jun 1896 - 4 Mar 1977)
Marriage*circa 1920 He married Thelma Harrell circa 1920.4 
ChartsHenry Culpeper of Lower Norfolk: DNA Status Chart (Male only, 8 generations)
Robert Culpepper Jr. of Lower Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited12 Mar 2011

Citations

  1. Douglas Orville Culpepper (#6831), compiler, e-mail address or e-mail address, Douglas Orville Culpepper website & e-mails, Rootsweb: WorldConnect (online family tree), 2000-2007.
    http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com
  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. Cemetery Census, Alabama-Weldon Cemetery, Bernice, Union Parish, LA, 2000 Media Thurmon and Bob Reeves.
    Brady Dixon Culpepper, 26 Nov 1894 - 3 Apr 1969
    Thelma Harrell Culpepper, 10 Jun 1896 - 4 Mar 1977.
  4. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 14-10, Sheet #23-B, Line 70, Police Jury Ward 4, Claiborne Parish, LA
    Home rented, Amount=$8, Radio=Yes, Farm=No
    Brady D. Culpepper, Head, M, 34, M, md@24, LA/GA/LA, Oil field worker, Vet=WW
    Thelma Culpepper, Wife, F, 33, M, md@23, LA/MS/GA, Not employed
    Marcile Culpepper, Dau, F, 8, LA/LA/LA
    Sarah F. Culpepper, Dau, F, 5, LA/LA/LA.
  5. Louisiana Secretary of State / Division of Archives, compiler, Louisiana Statewide Death Index, 1900-1949, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2002.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/6697.htm
    Nancy E. Culpepper, 21 Nov 1943, 68 Years, Claiborne Parish, LA.
  6. Cemetery Census, Alabama-Weldon Cemetery, Bernice, Union Parish, LA, 2000 Media Thurmon and Bob Reeves.
    Stephen Culpepper, 21 Jan 1869 - 2 Feb 1952
    Nancy Elizabeth (Bays) Culpepper, 1875 - 1944.
  7. Douglas Orville Culpepper (#6831), compiler, e-mail address or e-mail address, Douglas Orville Culpepper website & e-mails, Rootsweb: WorldConnect (online family tree), 2000-2007.
    http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com
    From an unidentified newspaper.