Chellie Mae Dease1

Female, #38161, (31 May 1917 - 25 Jul 1991)
Birth*31 May 1917 Chellie was born on 31 May 1917. 
Marriage*before 1936 She married Gussie Monroe Culpepper at Alabama before 1936. 
Married Namebefore 1936  As of before 1936, her married name was Culpepper. 
Death of Spouse30 Mar 1942 Her husband Gussie Monroe Culpepper died on 30 Mar 1942 at Pike Co., Alabama.2 
Death*25 Jul 1991 She died on 25 Jul 1991 at age 74. 

Family

Gussie Monroe Culpepper
Children
Last Edited7 Feb 2000

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  2. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    Gus M. Culpepper died 30 Mar 1942 in Pike Co., Alabama.

Harmon Dease1

Male, #38162, (4 Jan 1912 - 12 May 1976)
Birth*4 Jan 1912 Harmon was born on 4 Jan 1912.2 
Marriage*say 1938 He married Mattie Elizabeth Culpepper say 1938. Mattie Elizabeth and Harmon Dease had three children:
1. Laura Jean who married Max Adams
2. Irene who married Dick Davis and had four children: 1. Joy 2. Bryant 3. Billy 4. Bobby. Irene's second husband was Glen Starling.
3. Margrette who married Ray Dorrill and had two children: Patty Jean and Donnie. 
Death*12 May 1976 He died at Troy, Pike Co., Alabama, on 12 May 1976 at age 64.2 

Family

Mattie Elizabeth Culpepper
Last Edited7 Feb 2000

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  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

James Quitman Culpepper1

Male, #38163, (1 Mar 1925 - 13 Jun 2000)
Father*William Monroe Culpepper
Mother*Ada Pearl Poole
Father(?) Culpepper2
Birth*1 Mar 1925 James was born at Pike Co., Alabama, on 1 Mar 1925.3,4 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Gussie, Lester, William and James was listed as a son in William Monroe Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Josie, Pike Co., Alabama.5 
ResidenceAug 1944 James resided at Bullock Co., Alabama, in Aug 1944.6 
World War II*between 1944 and 1945 He enlisted in Fort McPherson, Fulton Co., Georgia, and served in World War II between 1944 and 1945.4,6 
Marriage*say 1948 He married Vernie R. Dease at Alabama say 1948. 
Death of Mother14 Jan 1951 His mother Ada Pearl Poole died on 14 Jan 1951 at Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama.7 
Residence*May 1959 James resided at Phenix City, Russell Co., Alabama, in May 1959.8 
Death of Father9 May 1959 His father William Monroe Culpepper died on 9 May 1959 at Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama.9,10 
Death*13 Jun 2000 He died at Phenix City, Russell Co., Alabama, on 13 Jun 2000 at age 75.3 
Burial*15 Jun 2000 His body was interred on 15 Jun 2000 at Lakeview Memory Gardens, Phenix City, Russell Co., Alabama.4 
Obituary*15 Jun 2000 James Quitman Culpepper, 75, of Phenix City, died on Tuesday, June 13, 2000, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. (12:00 p.m. CDT), on Thursday, June 15, 2000, at Vance Memorial Chapel in Phenix City, with the Rev. Roosevelt Oakes officiating. Burial will follow at Lakeview Memory Gardens with Vance Memorial Chapel directing.
Survivors include his wife, Vernie Dease Culpepper of Phenix City; one daughter, Janice (Sanford) Hussey of Columbus, Ga; one son, Jerry (Fanny) Culpepper of Phenix City; one sister, Mattie Poole of Troy; five grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
He was born March 1, 1925, in Pike County, to Monroe and Ada Poole Culpepper. He retired from the construction business and was a veteran of the United States Army, having served in World War II.
Pallbearers for the service will be: Alan Hussey, Chris Hussey, Sandy Hussey, Scott Culpepper, Willie Culpepper, and Earl Culpepper. Visitation was held at Vance Memorial Chapel in Phenix City on Wednesday, June 14, 2000, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. (EDT.)4 

Family

Marriage*say 1948 He married Vernie R. Dease at Alabama say 1948. 
Children
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited27 Mar 2010

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  2. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 6, Sheet 4A, Family 61, Beat 3, Covington County, MS
    John E. Hill, Head, M, Wh, 48, M2-5 yrs, MS/AR/MS, Laborer-General Farm
    Martha M. Hill, Wife, F, Wh, 28, M1-5 yrs, ch 3/2, MS/MS/MS
    Bert A. Hill, Son, M, Wh, 3, S, MS/MS/MS
    Quitman Culpepper, Step-Son, M, Wh, 7, S, MS/MS/MS.
  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. James Quitman Culpepper obituary from The Troy Messenger, 15 Jun 2000: www.troymessenger.com/articles/2000/06/15/obituaries/export1783.txt.
  5. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 24, Page 232A, Lines 7-13, Josie, Pike Co., AL
    Rents Home, Radio=N, Farm=Y
    Monroe Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 42, md@20, AL/AL/AL, Farmer, Vet=N
    Ada Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 43, md@21, AL/AL/AL
    Lester Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 17, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Otho Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 15, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Gussie Culpepper, Dau (sic), F, Wh, 13, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Mattie Culpepper, Dau, F, Wh, 12, sng, AL/AL/AL
    Quitman Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, AL/AL/AL.
  6. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    James Q. Culpepper, born 1925, White, Native of Alabama; Resided in Bullock Co., Alabama; Enlisted on 27 Jun 1944 in Georgia at Fort McPherson Atlanta in the US Army as a Private for the duration of the War plus six months; Education: Grammar school; Civil Occupation: Automobile Serviceman; Marital Status: Married.
  7. Tombstone Photograph, Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., AL; by Sherry Whitmore (e-mail address) and Hillary Avila (e-mail address).
    Ada Pearl Culpepper, Dec. 10, 1888 - Jan. 14, 1951, Wife of W. M. Culpepper.
  8. Troy Messenger, Troy, Alabama.
    http://www.troymessenger.com/
    Obituary for William Monroe Culpepper, published 11 May 1959.
  9. State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics / Record Services Division, compiler, Alabama Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2011.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2453
    William M. Culpepper died 9 May 1959 in Pike Co., Alabama.
  10. "Pike County, Alabama Tomb Records, Vol. II", Papers of the Pike County Historical and Genealogical Society, Vol. XXXV, Nos. 3 and 4, 1966.
    Sandfield Cemetery, Linwood, Pike Co., AL
    + W. M. Culpepper, 20 Jun 1889 - 9 May 1959 (h/o Ada Pearl and Rosie)
    + Josie Culpepper, 11 Sep 1888 - 12 May 1909 (w/o W. M. Culpepper).

James Eddie Culpepper1,2

Male, #38167, (11 Jan 1940 - 30 Aug 2000)
Father*Lester John Rufus Culpepper
Mother*Mertice Arrington
Birth*11 Jan 1940 He was born on 11 Jan 1940.3 
SSN*1955 His Social Security Number was issued in 1955 in Alabama.3 
Marriage1 Jun 1962 He married Carolyn Sue Keen on 1 Jun 1962 at age 22. 
Divorce*20 Sep 1963 He and Carolyn Sue Keen were divorced on 20 Sep 1963. 
Marriage*circa 1964 He married Mary Alice McVay circa 1964. 
Death of Mother28 Jul 1969 His mother Mertice Arrington died on 28 Jul 1969.4 
Birth of Son13 Jul 1970 His son Timothy Layne Culpepper was born on 13 Jul 1970 at Phenix City, Russell Co., Alabama.5 
Death of Son13 Jul 1970 His son Timothy Layne Culpepper died on 13 Jul 1970 at Phenix City, Russell Co., Alabama.6 
Birth of Son13 Jul 1970 His son Kenneth Wayne Culpepper was born on 13 Jul 1970 at Phenix City, Russell Co., Alabama.5 
Death of Son13 Jul 1970 His son Kenneth Wayne Culpepper died on 13 Jul 1970 at Phenix City, Russell Co., Alabama.6 
Death of Father18 Oct 1982 His father Lester John Rufus Culpepper died on 18 Oct 1982 at Union Springs, Bullock Co., Alabama.3 
Biography* According to his oldest daughter, Hazel, James Eddie Culpepper, had 5-6 marriages and divorces. In addition to Carolyn Keen and Mary McVay, the mothers of his children, he was also married to Jerri Simmons and two or three other women, the names of whom are unknown by Hazel.5 
Residence*Aug 2000 James resided at Troy, Pike Co., Alabama, in Aug 2000.3 
Death*30 Aug 2000 He died at Union Springs, Bullock Co., Alabama, on 30 Aug 2000 at age 60.3,7 
Obituary*1 Sep 2000 James Eddie Culpepper, 60, of Union Springs died Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2000 at the Bullock County Hospital. Services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 2, 2000 at Gray Funeral Home Chapel in Union Springs with the Rev. Thomas Roughton officiating. Burial will be at Sandfield Cemetery with Gray Funeral Home directing. Survivors include his wife, Mary Alice Culpepper; five children and their spouses: Hazel and Doug Halliburton of Orange, Texas, Michael Culpepper of Andalusia, Randall and Joie Culpepper of Goshen, Deborah and Bill Atwell of Abbeville and Alicia and james Wicker of Union Springs; 11 grandchildren: Jacquelyn Culpepper, Shaliesha Culpepper, Amber Cooper, Lee Cooper, Lori Cooper, Haden Culpepper, Danielle Culpepper, Torey Culpepper, Allison Culpepper, Shawn Wicker, Ashley Wicker; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Earl and Frances Culpepper of Abbeville, Jr. and Ann Culpepper of Union Springs; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Louise and Genie Coffield of Eufaula and Judy and Leon Singleton of Union Springs; sister-in-law, Judy (Dan) Welch; brother-in-law, Tommy (Suzy) McVay of Hendersonville, Tenn. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m., Sept. 1 at Gray Funeral Home.7 
Burial*2 Sep 2000 His body was interred on 2 Sep 2000 at Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama.7 

Family 1

Carolyn Sue Keen
Marriage1 Jun 1962 He married Carolyn Sue Keen on 1 Jun 1962 at age 22. 
Divorce*20 Sep 1963 He and Carolyn Sue Keen were divorced on 20 Sep 1963. 
Child
  • Hazel Marie Culpepper

Family 2

Marriage*circa 1964 He married Mary Alice McVay circa 1964. 
Children
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited7 Feb 2012

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  2. E-mail written 2001 to Lew Griffin from LaDonna Carol Bowman Kennedy.
  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. "Pike County, Alabama Tomb Records, Vol. II", Papers of the Pike County Historical and Genealogical Society, Vol. XXXV, Nos. 3 and 4, 1966.
    Sandfield Cemetery, Linwood, Pike Co., AL
    + Lester J. Culpepper, 13 Sep 1910 - 18 Oct 1982 "Our Father"
    + Mertice M. Culpepper, 23 Nov 1916 - 28 Jul 1969 "Our Mother"
    + Mary Sue Culpepper, 31 Jan 1945 - 3 Feb 1945 (between William H. and Mertice M. Culpepper)
    + William H. Culpepper, 29 Oct 1937 - 30 Sep 1940.
  5. E-mail written Mar 2005 to Warren L. Culpepper from Hazel Halliburton, e-mail address.
  6. E-mail written Jan 2012 to Warren L. Culpepper from Mary Alice McVay Culpepper (#38168), e-mail address.
  7. Troy Messenger, Troy, Alabama.
    http://www.troymessenger.com/
    Obituary for James Eddie Culpepper, published 1 Sep 2000
    www.troymessenger.com/articles/2000/09/01/obituaries/export2673.txt.

Bobbie Gene Culpepper1,2

Male, #38169, (27 Sep 1942 - 13 Apr 1994)
Father*Lester John Rufus Culpepper
Mother*Mertice Arrington
Birth*27 Sep 1942 Bobbie was born on 27 Sep 1942.3 
SSN*1957 His Social Security Number was issued in 1957 in Georgia.3 
Marriage*29 Apr 1963 He married Terry Helms on 29 Apr 1963 at age 20. 
Death of Mother28 Jul 1969 His mother Mertice Arrington died on 28 Jul 1969.4 
Death of Father18 Oct 1982 His father Lester John Rufus Culpepper died on 18 Oct 1982 at Union Springs, Bullock Co., Alabama.3 
Death*13 Apr 1994 He died at Eufaula, Barbour Co., Alabama, on 13 Apr 1994 at age 51.3 

Family 1

Children
  • Dorothy Ann Culpepper
  • Norma Jean Culpepper

Family 2

Child
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited14 Jun 2005

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  2. E-mail written 2001 to Lew Griffin from LaDonna Carol Bowman Kennedy.
  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. "Pike County, Alabama Tomb Records, Vol. II", Papers of the Pike County Historical and Genealogical Society, Vol. XXXV, Nos. 3 and 4, 1966.
    Sandfield Cemetery, Linwood, Pike Co., AL
    + Lester J. Culpepper, 13 Sep 1910 - 18 Oct 1982 "Our Father"
    + Mertice M. Culpepper, 23 Nov 1916 - 28 Jul 1969 "Our Mother"
    + Mary Sue Culpepper, 31 Jan 1945 - 3 Feb 1945 (between William H. and Mertice M. Culpepper)
    + William H. Culpepper, 29 Oct 1937 - 30 Sep 1940.
  5. E-mail written Mar 2005 to Warren L. Culpepper from Hazel Halliburton, e-mail address.

Luther T. Culpepper1

Male, #38174, (28 May 1937 - 28 Jul 1980)
Father*William Otha Culpepper
Mother*Evelyn Meredith
Birth*28 May 1937 Luther was born at Pike Co., Alabama, on 28 May 1937.2 
SSN*between 1952 and 1953 His Social Security Number was issued between 1952 and 1953 in Alabama.2 
Marriage*Jan 1957 He married Jo Ann Wambles at Pike Co., Alabama, in Jan 1957 at age 19.3 
Marriage*Oct 1959 He married June Snider at Bullock Co., Alabama, in Oct 1959 at age 22.4 
Death of Father8 Jul 1972 His father William Otha Culpepper died on 8 Jul 1972 at Troy, Pike Co., Alabama.2 
Death*28 Jul 1980 He died on 28 Jul 1980 at age 43.2,5 
Burial*circa 31 Jul 1980 His body was interred circa 31 Jul 1980 at Sandfield Cemetery, Zebulon Baptist Church, Linwood, Pike Co., Alabama.5 
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited19 Jan 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  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. Inc., Provo, UT MyFamily.com, compiler, Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=7838&enc=1&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0
    Luther T. Culpepper and Jo A. Wambles married Jan 1957 in Pike Co., AL,Vol 2, Cert# 975.
  4. Inc., Provo, UT MyFamily.com, compiler, Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=7838&enc=1&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0
    Luther T. Culpepper and June Snider married Oct 1959 in Bullock Co., AL,Vol 46, Cert# 15769.
  5. E-mail written Jun-Dec 2007 to Warren Culpepper from Dianne Singleton Brown (#57434), Banks, AL, e-mail address.

Thomas Dean Dunn

Male, #38177, (19 Apr 1938 - 15 Feb 2010)
Name Variation He was also known as Jack.1 
Birth*19 Apr 1938 Thomas was born on 19 Apr 1938.2,3 
Marriage*circa 1961 He married Shirley Jean Culpepper circa 1961. Shirley Jean Culpepper and Thomas Dean Dunn are the parents of Thomas Michael Dunn, Male, born __ 1963 in Bee Co., Texas.4 
Death*15 Feb 2010 He died at Pensacola, Escambia Co., Florida, on 15 Feb 2010 at age 71.5 
Obituary*say 16 Feb 2010 Thomas Dunn, age 71 of Pensacola, passed away Monday, February 15, 2010. He served 22 years in the U. S. Navy and served in Vietnam and was retired from NARF Civil Service. He was a member of American Legion Post 340, Naval Lodge #24, Hadji Shrine, Past Monarch of Zelica Grotto, lifetime member of the DAV, and Past President of South Eastern Grotto Assoc. He was a loving husband and father.
He was preceded in death by parents, Jesse and Lillie Mae Dunn, and his twin sister, Nancy Jean Dunn.
A special thank you goes to Fresenius Dialysis Center, Senior Home Care, Comfort Care and doctors, nurses and staff of Baptist Hospital.
Survivors include his wife of 49 wonderful years, Shirley Dunn; two children, Donna Clough (Robert), and Mike Dunn (Nancy); two grandchildren, Danielle Dunn and Christopher Clough; sister, Billie Ann Qualls; sister-in-law, Eva W. Truitt; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral service will be 8:30 a.m., Friday, February 19, 2010 at Faith Chapel Funeral Home, 100 Beverly Pkwy., with Pastor Riley Richardson officiating.
Interment will follow in Barrancas National Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Barclay Brown, William Carter, Mike Truitt, Billy Finch, Matthew Qualls, and Terry Qualls, plus the Navy Honor Guard. Honorary pallbearers will be members of Zelica Grotto.
The family will receive friends at Faith Chapel from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, February 18.3 
Burial*19 Feb 2010 His body was interred on 19 Feb 2010 at Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola Naval Air Station, Escambia Co., Florida.3 
Last Edited11 Oct 2014

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  2. MyFamily.com Inc., compiler, US Public Records Index, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8907&enc=1
  3. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Find A Grave Memorial# 48241016.
  4. Texas Department of State Health Services, compiler, Texas Birth Index, 1903 - 1997, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8781&ti=0
  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

Janice Culpepper1

Female, #38185, (say 1951 - circa 2003)
Father*James Quitman Culpepper
Birth*say 1951 Janice was born say 1951. 
Marriage*say 1970 She married Sanford Hussey say 1970.2 
Death*circa 2003 She died circa 2003.3 
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited5 Feb 2004

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.
  2. James Quitman Culpepper obituary from The Troy Messenger, 15 Jun 2000: www.troymessenger.com/articles/2000/06/15/obituaries/export1783.txt.
  3. E-mail written Jan 2004 from Tonya Culpepper Gibson, e-mail address.

Bud Lee1

Male, #38186, (say 1895 - )
Birth*say 1895 Bud was born say 1895. 
Marriage*say 1918 He married Mittie Maude Culpepper at Alabama say 1918. Mittie and Bud had five children: Oscar Lee, Robert Lee, J. D. Lee, O'Neal Lee, and Earl Lee. 

Family

Mittie Maude Culpepper
Last Edited22 Oct 2006

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999, 2000 to Lew Griffin from Todd Culpepper.