Bryant W. Corbett1

Male, #8105, (26 Jan 1919 - )
Birth*26 Jan 1919 Bryant was born on 26 Jan 1919.2 
Death* He died at Lake Park, Lowndes Co., Georgia.2 
Last Edited14 Oct 2004

Citations

  1. Lowndes County Court of the Ordinary, Lowndes Co., GA Marriages, 1870 - 1944, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah , 1967, 1990, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Films # 514,703 - 514,707.
    Lois Culpepper and Bryant Corbett on 30 Jun 1940 in Lowndes Co., GA, Book K-347.
  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

Daniel Arnold Dunnam

Male, #8120, (3 Aug 1929 - 6 Apr 2012)
Birth*3 Aug 1929 Daniel was born at Dale Co., Alabama, on 3 Aug 1929.1 
Marriage*16 Aug 1953 He married Rubye Lucille Culpepper at West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co., Florida, on 16 Aug 1953 at age 24. 
Death of Spouse27 Sep 2010 His wife Rubye Lucille Culpepper died on 27 Sep 2010 at Lake Park, Lowndes Co., Georgia.2,3 
Death*6 Apr 2012 He died at West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co., Florida, on 6 Apr 2012 at age 82.1 
Obituary*say 7 Apr 2012 Daniel A. (Danny) Dunnam, Sr., 82, of Echols County died in West Palm Beach, FL, suddenly, after a period of declining health. Born in Five Points, AL to the late Arnold Hawthorne Dunnam and Mildred Faine Bellcher Dunnam, Mr. Dunnam moved with his family at an early age to South Florida. A graduate of Palm Beach High School in West Palm Beach, he went on to join the U.S. Army Signal Corps and served during the Korean Conflict. After his stint in the Army, Mr. Dunnam returned to West Palm Beach, FL where he met and married the former Rubye Lucille Culpepper on Aug. 16,1953 and worked for Southern Bell for 35 years before retiring as a manager.

After his retirement in the mid 1970's, the Dunnam's moved to Echols County, GA to care for her parents. Mr. Dunnam had a farm on Culpepper Road where he loved caring for his cows for many years, the Dunnam's also loved traveling, having traveled with many groups to locations all over the country. He was a member of Bethel Church of God and was quoted in his high school yearbook with a statement that would characterize his life- "Give the world the best you have and the best will come to you."

Mr. Dunnam is survived by a daughter and son in law, Debra E. & Mark Thompson and a son and daughter in law, Daniel A. Jr. & Cyndi Dunnam; three grandchildren, Nathan Thompson, Travis Thompson and Stacie Maine; five brothers and four sisters in law, Ben & Kathy Dunnam, Carl & Sylvia Dunnam, Freddie & Libby Dunnam, and Johnny Dunnam, and Kenny & Lois Dunnam; and two sisters and a brother in law, Patricia Smith and Martha & Bob Cullum; sister in law, Sharon Hagemann and her husband George. Also surviving are three great grandchildren, Skye, Payton and Kaira Maine and many nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Lucille Culpepper Dunnam, a brother George Dunnam and a special sister in law, Pauline Dunnam.1 
Burial*say 9 Apr 2012 His body was interred say 9 Apr 2012 at Carter Cemetery, Statenville, Echols Co., Georgia.1 

Family

Rubye Lucille Culpepper
Last Edited7 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Find A Grave Memorial# 88338563.
  2. E-mail written Nov 2014 to Lew Griffin from Sharon Hagemann, e-mail address.
  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

Thomas Tate

Male, #8127, (say 1884 - )
Birth*say 1884 Thomas was born say 1884. 
Marriage* He married Nina B. Culpepper

Family

Nina B. Culpepper
Last Edited6 Aug 2000

Mrs. Mary Shelton1

Female, #8128, (say 1898 - )
Birth*say 1898 Mary was born say 1898. 
Marriage*say 1946 She married Byron Culpepper say 1946. 
Married Namesay 1946  As of say 1946, her married name was Culpepper. 

Family

Byron Culpepper
Last Edited28 Jul 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written 2003 & 2007 to Lew Griffin and Warren Culpepper from Donald Lamar Roberson (s/o#8143), e-mail address.

Byron Milford Culpepper1

Male, #8129, (8 Sep 1918 - 22 Mar 1991)
Father*Byron Culpepper
Mother*Winnie Elizabeth Boswell
Birth*8 Sep 1918 Byron was born at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 8 Sep 1918.2,3,4 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Byron was listed as a son in Byron Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.5 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Byron, Asa and James was listed as a son in Byron Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.3 
SSN*between 1936 and 1950 His Social Security Number was issued between 1936 and 1950 in Mississippi.2 
World War II*between 1942 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1942 and 1945
(TEC 4 US ARMY.)6,4 
Marriage*say 1944 He married Miriam Swain say 1944. 
Death of Mother6 Dec 1944 His mother Winnie Elizabeth Boswell died on 6 Dec 1944 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.7 
Death of Father24 Mar 1973 His father Byron Culpepper died on 24 Mar 1973 at Toomsuba, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.2 
Death*22 Mar 1991 He died on 22 Mar 1991 at age 72.2,4 
Burial*circa 24 Mar 1991 His body was interred circa 24 Mar 1991 at Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.4 

Family

Miriam Swain
Marriage*say 1944 He married Miriam Swain say 1944. 
Children
  • Milford Wayne Culpepper
  • Miriam Elaine Culpepper
  • Gary Paul Culpepper
ChartsJoseph Culpepper of Morgan Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited3 Nov 2012

Citations

  1. Levin E. Culpepper, The Descendants of Joseph Culpepper who died in 1816, in Jackson County, Georgia, P. O. Box 5511, Meridian, MS 39302-5511: Lauderdale County Dept. of Archives & History, 1990's.
  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. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 38-27, Page 9A, Beat 5, Lauderdale Co., MS
    Own Farm, Radio=N
    Byron Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 33, md@21, MS/MS/MS, Farmer, General Farm, Vet=N
    Winnie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 33, md@21, MS/MS/MS
    Milford Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 11, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Eugene Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 9, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Eris Culpepper, Daughter, F, Wh, 7, sng, MS/MS/MS
    James E. Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 5, sng, MS/MS/MS.
  4. Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS 39301
    + Byron M Culpepper, TEC 4 US ARMY WORLD WAR II, 8 Sep 1918 - 22 Mar 1991.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 63, Page 7A, Lines 33-36, Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., MS (16 Jan 1920)
    Byron Culpepper, Head, M, Wh, 23, md, MS/MS/MS general farming
    Winnie Culpepper, Wife, F, Wh, 23, md, MS/MS/AL
    Milford Culpepper, Son, M, Wh, 1 4/12, sng, MS/MS/MS
    Willie Culpepper, Mother, F, Wh, 57, wd, MS/MS/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
    Byron M Culpepper, born 1918 in MS, White, Married, Education: 2 yrs HS, Height/Wt: 71/197; Resided in: Lauderdale Co., MS; Enlisted 10 Nov 1942 at Camp Shelby, MS (Drafted).
  7. Cole-Love Cemetery, Lizelia (6 mi. north of Meridian), Lauderdale Co., MS
    + Winnie E. Culpepper, 9 Dec 1896 - 6 Dec 1944 (Wife of B. B. Culpepper).

Miriam Swain

Female, #8130, (2 Jun 1921 - 18 Oct 2012)
Birth*2 Jun 1921 She was born on 2 Jun 1921. She was the daughter of Al and Mannie Swain.1 
Marriage*say 1944 She married Byron Milford Culpepper say 1944. 
Married Namesay 1944  As of say 1944, her married name was Culpepper. 
Death of Spouse22 Mar 1991 Her husband Byron Milford Culpepper died on 22 Mar 1991.2,3 
Death*18 Oct 2012 She died at Meridian, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 18 Oct 2012 at age 91.1 
Obituary*20 Oct 2012 Miriam Culpepper, Meridian. Services for Miriam S. Culpepper will be held Saturday, October 20, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel, with Reverend James Ruffin officiating. Burial will be in Salem Baptist Church Cemetery with Robert Barham Family Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
     Mrs. Culpepper, 91, of Meridian died at Thursday, October 18, 2012 at Bedford Care.
     Survivors include her daughter Elaine Cunningham and husband Bob of Bailey; sons Wayne Culpeper and wife Jo Ann of Flowood and Gary Culpepper and wife Rhonda of Brandon; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; brother Joe Swain of Meridian; sisters Mary Gaddis of Meridian and Pauline Castle of Pachuta and numerous nieces and nephews.
     She was preceded in death by her husband Milford Culpepper; parents Al and Mannie Swain; sister Ruth Garrison, Myrtle McDaniel, Velma Hays and brother Melvin Swain.
     The family requests memorials be made to Poplar Springs Drive Baptist Church Building Fund. Pallbearers will be Byron Culpepper, Michael Byrd, Michael Akin, Johnny Wornall, Jeremy Ward and Ray Ethridge. Family and friends may sign the online guest book at robertbarhamffh.com. Visitation will be held Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home.1 
Burial*20 Oct 2012 Her body was interred on 20 Oct 2012 at Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.1 

Family

Byron Milford Culpepper
Marriage*say 1944 She married Byron Milford Culpepper say 1944. 
Children
  • Milford Wayne Culpepper
  • Miriam Elaine Culpepper
  • Gary Paul Culpepper
Last Edited3 Nov 2012

Citations

  1. The Clarion-Ledger, Jackson, Mississippi.
    http://www.clarionledger.com
    Obituary of Miriam S. Culpepper (#8130), published 20 Oct 2012.
  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. Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Meridian, Lauderdale Co., MS 39301
    + Byron M Culpepper, TEC 4 US ARMY WORLD WAR II, 8 Sep 1918 - 22 Mar 1991.