Otis Lamar Culpepper1

Male, #6886, (9 Feb 1923 - 10 Feb 2008)
Father*Charlie Harvey Culpepper (17 Dec 1893 - 14 Aug 1975)
Mother*Claudia Riley (6 Jul 1899 - 15 Nov 1974)
Birth*9 Feb 1923 Otis was born at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi, on 9 Feb 1923.2,3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Charlie and Otis was listed as a son in Charlie Harvey Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi.2 
SSN*between 1936 and 1945 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1945 in Mississippi.3 
Residence1942 Otis resided at Newton Co., Mississippi, in 1942. 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(US Army, Drafted.)4 
Relocation*1945 He relocated in 1945 at Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas
Marriage*1946 He married an unknown person at Texas in 1946. 
Marriage*19 Jun 1959 He married Frances Ellen McLaughlin at Bibb Co., Georgia, on 19 Jun 1959 at age 36.5 
Death of Mother15 Nov 1974 His mother Claudia Riley died on 15 Nov 1974 at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi.3,6 
Death of Father14 Aug 1975 His father Charlie Harvey Culpepper died on 14 Aug 1975 at Quitman, Clarke Co., Mississippi.3,6 
Death of Spouse8 Dec 1997 His wife Frances Ellen McLaughlin died on 8 Dec 1997 at Macon, Bibb Co., Georgia.3,7 
Residence*1999 Otis resided at Florida in 1999. 
Death*10 Feb 2008 He died at Homosassa Springs, Citrus Co., Florida, on 10 Feb 2008 at age 85.3 

Family 1

Margie Mae Butts

Family 2

Frances Ellen McLaughlin (2 Jul 1924 - 8 Dec 1997)
Marriage*19 Jun 1959 He married Frances Ellen McLaughlin at Bibb Co., Georgia, on 19 Jun 1959 at age 36.5 
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008


  1. E-mail written Jan 1999 to Lew Griffin from Charles Carl 'Charlie' Culpepper (#6888), e-mail address (2010).
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 12-3, Page 16B, Beat 1, Quitman, Clarke Co., MS
    Own Farm, Radio=N
    Charley Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 36, md@23, MS/AL/MS, Farmer, General Farm, Vet=N
    Claudia Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 30, md@17, AL/AL/AL
    Lola M. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 10, sng, MS/MS/AL
    Charley Culpepper, Jr., Son, M, Wh, 8, sng, MS/MS/AL
    Lamar Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, sng, MS/MS/AL.
  3. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
  4. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    Odis L Culpepper, born 1922 in MS, White, Married, Education: Grammar School, Height/Wt: 71/156; Resided in: Newton Co., MS; Enlisted 11 Nov 1942 at Camp Shelby, MS (Drafted).
  5. Bibb County Court of the Ordinary, Bibb Co., GA Marriages Index, 1823-1963, Salt Lake City, UT: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah , 1964, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. FHL US/CAN Film # 394,094.
    Otis Lamar Culpepper and Frances Ellen McLaughlin on 19 Jun 1959 in Bibb Co., GA, Book AA-461.
  6. Bennie and Lance White, compiler, White's Store.com, Bennie W. White, Jan 1999.
    Mont Rose Baptist Church Cemetery, Quitman, Clarke Co., MS
    + Charlie H. Culpepper, 17 Dec 1893 - 14 Aug 1975
    + Claudia A. Culpepper, 6 Jul 1899 - 15 Nov 1974.
  7. Georgia Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Georgia Deaths, 1919-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1998.
    Frances Culpepper, d. 8 Dec 1997 at 73 years in Bibb Co., GA; Res. in Chattooga Co., GA.
  8. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    Charles Carl Culpepper, Male, born __ 1948 in Dallas Co., Texas, child of Otis Lamar Culpepper and Margie Mae Butts.