James Henry Culpepper1

Male, #9869, (12 Mar 1913 - 18 Feb 2002)
Father*Walter Sampson Culpepper (4 Jan 1875 - 21 Sep 1958)
Mother*Sara Rebecca Weston (22 Apr 1879 - 17 Jul 1963)
Birth*12 Mar 1913 James was born at Talbot Co., Georgia, on 12 Mar 1913.2,3 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 William, Walter, Edward and James was listed as a son in Walter Sampson Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Talbotton, Talbot Co., Georgia.4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 William, Walter, Edward, James and William was listed as a son in Walter Sampson Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Columbus, Muscogee Co., Georgia.5 
Marriage* He married Foy Bowden
Marriage He married Blanche M. Cain
World War II*between 1943 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1943 and 1945
(US Navy.)3 
Death of Father21 Sep 1958 His father Walter Sampson Culpepper died on 21 Sep 1958 at Muscogee Co., Georgia.6,7 
Death of Mother17 Jul 1963 His mother Sara Rebecca Weston died on 17 Jul 1963 at Muscogee Co., Georgia.8,7 
Death*18 Feb 2002 He died at Columbus, Muscogee Co., Georgia, on 18 Feb 2002 at age 88.2 
Burial*21 Feb 2002 His body was interred on 21 Feb 2002 at Parkhill Cemetery, Columbus, Muscogee Co., Georgia.3 
Biography* Obituary
Columbus, GA - James Henry Culppper, 88, of Columbus, died Monday, February 18th, at the Columbus Hospice House. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday February 21, 2002 at Parkhill Cemetery, with reverand Dan Gates officiating, according to McMullen Funeral Home, 3874 Gentian Blvd.
     Mr. Culpepper was born March 12, 1913 in Talbot County, GA, the son of the late Sara Weston Culpepper and Walter Simpson Culpepper. He as a self employed construction worker and a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II. Mr. Culpepper was a member of East Highland Methodist Church.
     He was preceeded in death by his wife Blanche Cain Culpepper. Survivors include a daughter Kathryn Hightower of Smiths, AL: a step-son John C. Homer of Columbus; a brother William Weston Culpepper of Columbus; six grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and special friends, Jenny Mark and Katie Eckman of Columbus.
     In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Columbus Hospice House, 7020 Moon Road, Columbus, GA 31909.3

 

Family

Foy Bowden (say 1915 - )
Marriage* He married Foy Bowden
ChartsBenjamin (son of Robert) Culpepper of Edgecombe Co., NC: Descendant Chart
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999-2004 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Darrell C. 'Skip' Lassiter (#10518), Columbus, GA, e-mail address.
  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. Ledger-Enquirer, Columbus (Muscogee Co.), GA.
    http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/
    20 Feb 2002. Obituary of James Henry Culpepper.
  4. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 122, Pages 1A-B, Lines 44-51, Waverly Hall Rd, Talbotton District, Talbot Co., GA
    Walter S. Culpepper, Head, M, 45, md, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Sallie Culpepper, Wife, F, 41, md, GA/GA/GA
    Vera Culpepper, Dau, F, 17, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Weston Culpepper, Son, M, 15, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Marion Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Knox Culpepper, Son, M, 11, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Thomas Culpepper, Son, M, 9, Sng, GA/GA/GA
    Henry Culpepper, Son, M, 7, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 21, page 16A, 1318 19th Street, Columbus, Muscogee Co., GA
    Home=$4000, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Walter S. Culpepper, Head, M, 54, M, md @ 24, GA/GA/GA, Building Contractor
    Sarah Culpepper, Wife, F, 50, M, md @ 20, GA/GA/AL
    Vera Culpepper, Dau, F, 25, S, GA/GA/GA, Telephone Operator
    Weston Culpepper, Son, M, 24, S, GA/GA/GA, Carpenter
    Marion Culpepper, Dau, F, 23, S, GA/GA/GA
    Knox Culpepper, Son, M, 21, S, GA/GA/GA, Carpenter
    Thomas Culpepper, Son, M, 18, S, GA/GA/GA, Bookkeeper
    Henry Culpepper, Son, M, 17, S, GA/GA/GA, Candymaker
    William Culpepper, Son, M, 14, S, GA/GA/GA.
  6. 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
    Walter S. Culpepper, d. 21 Sep 1958 at 83 years in Muscogee Co., GA; Res. in Muscogee Co., GA.
  7. USGenWeb Archives.
    http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/copyright.htm
    http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ga/talbot/cemeteries/culpepper.txt
    Elisha Culpepper Family Cemetery, Talbot Co., GA
    + Walter S. Culpepper, 4 Jan 1875 - 21 Sep 1956
    + Sarah R. Culpepper, 22 Apr 1879 - 17 Jul 1963.
  8. 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
    Sara W. Culpepper, d. 17 Jul 1963 at 84 years in Muscogee Co., GA; Res. in Muscogee Co., GA, 19566.