George Larry Culpepper1
Male, #65071, (15 Feb 1939 - 19 Jun 2019)
|Birth*||15 Feb 1939 ||He was born on 15 Feb 1939 at Shorterville, Henry Co., Alabama.1 |
|Death*||19 Jun 2019 ||He died at Atlanta, Fulton Co., Georgia, on 19 Jun 2019 at age 80.1 |
|Obituary*||3 Jul 2019 ||George Larry Culpepper, 80, of Atlanta, died peacefully Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Larry was born February 15, 1939 in Shorterville, Alabama, the son of the late Everette and Ernestine Barnette Culpepper. He graduated from Blakely-Union High School in Blakely, GA. After high school, he attended Georgia Tech before serving in the Air Force from 1961 to 1965. He later received his B.A. degree from Oglethorpe University and his M.B.A. degree from Georgia State University.|
Larry and his wife of 57 years, Elese, raised their two children in Atlanta. He was employed by Marathon Oil Company for 35 years before retiring in 2005 and was a member of the Georgia Oilmen's Association. He was a member of St. James United Methodist Church and the Wesley Sunday School Class for 53 years.
After retirement, Larry enjoyed traveling and camping with the SunnyPeaches RV Club. He was a member of Unicoi Springs RV Resort for 17 years where he made many wonderful memories with family and friends. He enjoyed all things outdoors especially daily walks and hiking.
Larry was the oldest of four children, preceded in death by his brother Steve Culpepper (Terry) of Abbeville, Alabama. In addition to his wife, Elese Baldwin Culpepper, he is survived by a son, Scott Baldwin Culpepper both of Atlanta; a daughter, Tamera Culpepper Coleman (Bob) of Gainesville, GA; grandchildren Margaret Coleman and Elizabeth Coleman Evans (Alex) both of metropolitan Atlanta; brothers Richard Culpepper (Patty) of Carrollton, GA and Ronnie Culpepper (Suzann) of Blakely, GA.
A memorial service will be held July 7th, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the Gainesville First United Methodist Church Chapel followed by a reception in the Gathering Room....1
- Obituary of George Larry Culpepper, published in gainesvilletimes.com on July 3, 2019.
Ruby Othal Swor
Female, #65074, (15 Jul 1900 - 19 Jan 1986)
|Birth*||15 Jul 1900 ||She was born on 15 Jul 1900 at Henry Co., Tennessee.1 |
|Married Name||7 Dec 1916 || As of 7 Dec 1916, her married name was Gibson. |
|Marriage*||7 Dec 1916 ||She married Sumner Herbert Gibson at Butler Co., Missouri, on 7 Dec 1916 at age 16. |
|Death of Father||27 Mar 1935 ||Her father Azor Swor died on 27 Mar 1935 at Saint Louis, Saint Louis Co., Missouri. |
|Death of Mother||8 Sep 1945 ||Her mother Martha Maynettie Culpepper died on 8 Sep 1945. |
|Death of Spouse||2 Nov 1960 ||Her husband Sumner Herbert Gibson died on 2 Nov 1960 at Butler Co., Missouri.2 |
|Death*||19 Jan 1986 ||She died at Saint Louis, Saint Louis Co., Illinois, on 19 Jan 1986 at age 85.1 |
Sumner Herbert Gibson
Male, #65075, (28 May 1895 - 2 Nov 1960)
Martha Elizabeth Gibson
Female, #65076, (circa 1930 - Sep 2013)
Grady Lawrence Sizemore1
Il Jo Chandler1
Female, #65078, (15 Jun 1932 - 26 Feb 2014)