James Calvin Culpepper1

Male, #8008, (21 Feb 1924 - 5 Dec 2008)
Father*James William Culpepper (9 Jun 1878 - 16 Apr 1953)
Mother*Willie Esther Fails (17 Jul 1889 - 14 Feb 1980)
Birth*21 Feb 1924 James was born at Compass Lake, Jackson Co., Florida, on 21 Feb 1924. 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Howard and James was listed as a son in James William Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Compass Lake, Jackson Co., Florida.2 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945.3 
Marriage*1944 He married Shirley Fulton at Miami, Dade Co., Florida, in 1944. 
Death of Father16 Apr 1953 His father James William Culpepper died on 16 Apr 1953 at Chattahoochee, Gadsden Co., Florida.4 
Death of Mother14 Feb 1980 His mother Willie Esther Fails died on 14 Feb 1980 at Marianna, Jackson Co., Florida.5,6 
Death*5 Dec 2008 He died at Marianna, Jackson Co., Florida, on 5 Dec 2008 at age 84.3 
Obituary*9 Dec 2008 James Calvin "Jim" Culpepper, 84, of Marianna passed away Friday, Dec. 5, 2008. Mr. Culpepper was born in Compass Lake. He served in the Army and the Air Force for four years each, and was a prisoner of war during World War II. He retired from Chrysler Corporation in Baltimore, Md. Survivors include his wife of 24 years, Patricia M. Culpepper of Marianna; a stepson, Terry Richards and his wife, Becky, of Marianna; a brother, W.H . Culpepper of Provo, Utah; and two step grandchildren, Mikayla and Jeremy Richards. The graveside service will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 9, in the Compass Lake Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, Dec. 10, at Adams Funeral Home. Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown is in charge of the arrangements.3 
Burial*9 Dec 2008 His body was interred on 9 Dec 2008 at Compass Lake Cemetery, Compass Lake, Jackson Co., Florida.3 

Family 1

Shirley Fulton (10 Jul 1924 - 30 Oct 2008)
Marriage*1944 He married Shirley Fulton at Miami, Dade Co., Florida, in 1944. 
Child

Family 2

Margaret Jean Shedd
Children

Family 3

Patricia M. (?)
ChartsBenjamin (son of Joseph) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited12 Nov 2012

Citations

  1. Dick Culpepper Records, Warren H. 'Dick' Culpepper, Provo, UT, to Lew Griffin.
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 32-28, Sheet 1B, Lines 54-58, FL Hwy 20, Compass Lake, Jackson Co., FL
    James W. Culpepper, Head, M, W, 51, md@22, AL/AL/AL, Merchant/General Merchandise
    Willie A. Culpepper, Wife, F, W, 40, md@16, AL/GA/AL
    Howard T. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 20, Sng, AL/AL/AL, Laborer/Tar Wood
    Warren H. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 8, Sng, FL/AL/AL
    James B. Culpepper, Son, M, W, 6, Sng, FL/AL/AL.
  3. Jackson County Floridan, Mariana, Florida.
    http://www.jcfloridan.com
    Obituary of James Calvin "Jim" Culpepper, published 9 Dec 2008.
  4. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    James William Culpepper, Gadsden Co., FL, Male, White, Vol 1587, Cert 10596, died 1953.
  5. 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
  6. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    Esther Fails Culpepper, Cert 14890, Jackson Co., FL, White, 17 Jul 1889 - 14 Feb 1980.
  7. E-mail written 25 Jul 2010 to Warren Culpepper from Jamie Culpepper de Haan (#37590), Grass Valley, CA, e-mail address.