James Denis Culpepper1,2

Male, #941, (13 Sep 1915 - 4 Mar 2002)
Father*George Washington Culpepper III (10 May 1863 - 3 Feb 1934)
Mother*Mary Virginia Spence (8 Mar 1878 - 25 Apr 1927)
Birth*13 Sep 1915 He was born on 13 Sep 1915.3 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 George, Abner, John, James and Linwood was listed as a son in George Washington Culpepper III's household on the 1920 Census at Deep Creek District, Norfolk Co., Virginia.4 
Death of Mother25 Apr 1927 His mother Mary Virginia Spence died on 25 Apr 1927 at Deep Creek, South Norfolk (city), Virginia
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 James was listed as a son in George Washington Culpepper III's household on the 1930 Census at Deep Creek District, Norfolk Co., Virginia.5 
Death of Father3 Feb 1934 His father George Washington Culpepper III died on 3 Feb 1934 at Norfolk Co., Virginia
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Virginia.3 
World War II*between 1943 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1943 and 1945
(LtJG, US Navy.)6,7 
Marriage*19 Sep 1943 He married Clara Louise Clark on 19 Sep 1943 at age 28. 
Residence*Oct 1994 James resided at Smithfield, Isle of Wight Co., Virginia, in Oct 1994. 
Death of Spouse27 Feb 2001 His wife Clara Louise Clark died on 27 Feb 2001 at Smithfield, Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.3 
Death*4 Mar 2002 He died at Hindman, Knott Co., Kentucky, on 4 Mar 2002 at age 86.3,7 
Obituary*5 Mar 2002 James Denis Culpepper, 86, died Monday, March 4, 2002, in Hindman, Ky. He was a native of Deep Creek, Va., served in the Navy during World War II and had been retired from the insurance business since 1980. Mr. Culpepper was a member of Smithfield Baptist Church and had resided in Smithfield most of his life.
     Survivors include a son, William Denis Culpepper of Richmond, Va; a daughter, Polly C. Jones of Hindman, Ky; two sisters, Sophia House of Portsmouth and Margaret Mountcastle of Virginia Beach; seven grandchildren, Bryan, Dennis, Tammi, Greg, Christy, David and Kevin; six great-grandchildren; and many loved nieces and nephews.
     A graveside service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. in Battery Park Cemetery with Dr. Donald R. Rhoton officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m. in Colonial Funeral Home, Smithfield.6 
Burial*7 Mar 2002 His body was interred on 7 Mar 2002 at Battery Park Cemetery, Rescue, Isle of Wight Co., Virginia.6,7 

Family

Clara Louise Clark (4 Dec 1918 - 27 Feb 2001)
Marriage*19 Sep 1943 He married Clara Louise Clark on 19 Sep 1943 at age 28. 
Children
ChartsHenry Culpepper Jr. of Norfolk Co., VA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited5 Nov 2012

Citations

  1. The Descendants of Robert Culpeper and Elizabeth Bracket, Harry Linwood Monell - sent by Diane Mathena, e-mail address, to Lew Griffin, 28 Aug 1993.
  2. E-mail written 1999 to Lew Griffin from William Denis Culpepper.
  3. 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
  4. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 129, Sheet 6A, Family 114, 105 Deep Creek Road Village, Deep Creek, Norfolk Co., VA
    George W. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 52, VA/VA/VA, Carpenter-House
    Pollie V. Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 42, NC/NC/NC
    Josephine V. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 17, S, VA/VA/NC
    George W. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, S, VA/VA/NC
    Abner A. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 12, S, VA/VA/NC
    Sophia E. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 10, S, VA/VA/NC
    John P. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 7, S, VA/VA/NC
    James D. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 6, S, VA/VA/NC
    Linwood W. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 1 9/12, S, VA/VA/NC
    Margaret L. Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 1/12, S, VA/VA/NC.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    Deep Creek, Norfolk Co., VA, ED 5, Page 14B, Family 269, Deep Creek Road (enumerated 11 Apr 1930 by William W. Culpepper)
    George W. Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 66, wid, md@22, VA/VA/VA, State Bridge Tender, Vet=No
    James D. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 14, sng, VA/VA/VA.
  6. Virginian-Pilot/Ledger-Star, Norfolk, VA.
    http://www.pilotonline.com
    James Denis Culpepper obituary, 5 Mar 2002, Page: B9.
  7. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Battery Park Cemetery, Rescue, Isle of Wight Co., VA
    + Culpepper, LTJG James Denis 65181778, Sep. 13, 1915 - Mar. 4, 2002.