Doris Josephine Culpepper

Female, #22694, (22 Oct 1916 - 29 Oct 1991)
Father*Robert Earl Culpepper (14 Apr 1895 - 28 Sep 1964)
Mother*Ruth Johnson (18 Nov 1895 - 1 Feb 1988)
Name Variation She was also known as Jo. 
Birth*22 Oct 1916 Doris was born at Como, Hopkins Co., Texas, on 22 Oct 1916. 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Doris was listed as a daughter in Robert Earl Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Limestone Co., Texas.1 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Doris was listed as a daughter in Robert Earl Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Limestone Co., Texas.2 
Marriage*24 Jul 1937 She married Alvis Cleo Webb at Texas on 24 Jul 1937 at age 20. 
Married Name24 Jul 1937  As of 24 Jul 1937, her married name was Webb. 
Employment* Doris's occupation: homemaker at Texas
Death of Father28 Sep 1964 Her father Robert Earl Culpepper died on 28 Sep 1964 at Richmond, Fort Bend Co., Texas.3,4 
Death of Mother1 Feb 1988 Her mother Ruth Johnson died on 1 Feb 1988 at Richmond, Fort Bend Co., Texas.5,6 
Residence*1991 Doris resided at Hurst, Tarrant Co., Texas, in 1991. 
Death*29 Oct 1991 She died at Bedford, Tarrant Co., Texas, on 29 Oct 1991 at age 75. 
Burial*1 Nov 1991 Her body was interred on 1 Nov 1991 at Lost Prairie Cemetery, Groesbeck, Limestone Co., Texas
Biography* Doris Josephine was the daughter of Robert Earl and Ruth (Johnson) Culpepper. She was born and raised in Texas and, in 1937, she married Alvis Cleo Webb. Jo was noted for her cheese dip, Mexican food, and many desserts as well as for her pets which included dogs, cats, foxes, hamsters, parakeets, and an owl.7

Jo attended church every Wednesday and Sunday and for many years was a member of Bellevue Baptist Church but she later joined the Shady Oaks Baptist Church.8 Jo died in 1991 at the age of 75 leaving behind her husband of 54 years. 

Family

Alvis Cleo Webb (27 Dec 1913 - )
Marriage*24 Jul 1937 She married Alvis Cleo Webb at Texas on 24 Jul 1937 at age 20. 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Randolph Co, AL: Descendant Chart
Last Edited10 Sep 2003

Citations

  1. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 81, Sheet 2A, Pg 36, Pct 1, Hornhill & Mexia Rd., Limestone Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Farm=Y
    R. E. Culpepper, Head, M, 24, M, TX AL AL, Farmer
    Ruth Culpepper, Wife, F, 24, M, TX TX TX
    Dorris Culpepper, Dau, F, 3 2/12, S, TX TX TX
    Iris Culpepper, Dau, F, 7 7/12, TX TX TX.
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 9, Sheet 11b, Pg 141, Pct. 3, Lost Prairie Rd., Limestone Co., TX
    Rent=Y, Radio=N, Farm=Y, Military=WW
    Earl Culpepper, Head, M, 35, M, md@19, TX TX TX, Farming
    Ruth Culpepper, Wife, F, 35, M, md@19, TX TX TX
    Dora Culpepper, Dau, F, 13, S, TX TX TX
    Iris Culpepper, Dau, F, 11, S, TX TX TX
    Rachele Culpepper, Dau, F, 8, S, TX TX TX
    Hazel Culpepper, Dau, F, 6, S, TX TX TX
    Red Culpepper, Son, M, 4, S, TX TX TX
    Maurine Culpepper, Dau, F, 6/12, S, TX TX TX.
  3. Tombstone.
    Morton Cemetery, Richmond, Fort Bend Co., TX:
    Robert Earl Culpepper, 14 Apr 1895 – 28 Sep 1964.
  4. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Robert Earl Culpepper, Male, Single, died 28 Sep 1964 in Fort Bend Co., TX.
  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
    Ruth J. Culpepper, 18 Nov 1895 - Feb 1988, Richmond, Fort Bend Co., Texas 77469, SSN 454-84-3534 issued in Texas in 1965
    (Why it is safe to publish Social Security numbers for deceased people: http://gen.culpepper.com/about/socialsecurity.htm).
  6. Texas Department of Health, compiler, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876
    Ruth Culpepper, Female, died 1 Feb 1988 in Fort Bend Co., TX.
  7. Mrs. R. (Ranelle Schultz) Krejci 20 Mar 1994 family history based on information supplied by Mrs. Randall (Patti Jonelle Webb) Combs
  8. "Doris Jo Webb, Homemaker" The Fort Worth Star-Telegram (Dallas-Ft. Worth Metro, Texas) 31 Oct 1991, p. 33