Avotra C. Culpepper1

Male, #5646, (4 Oct 1908 - 23 Apr 1989)
Father*James Gethro Culpepper (8 Mar 1886 - 23 Dec 1948)
Mother*Mamie Lee Alligood (4 Sep 1891 - 15 Mar 1947)
Birth*4 Oct 1908 Avotra was born at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 4 Oct 1908.2,3 
1910 Census15 Apr 1910 Avotra was listed as a son in James Gethro Culpepper's household on the 1910 Census at Reedy Springs, Laurens Co., Georgia.4 
1920 Census1 Jan 1920 Avotra was listed as a son in James Gethro Culpepper's household on the 1920 Census at Reedy Springs, Laurens Co., Georgia.5 
1930 Census*1 Apr 1930 He was enumerated in the US Census of 1930 at Rentz, Laurens Co., Georgia.6 
Marriage*30 Sep 1933 He married Woodrow Burch at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 30 Sep 1933 at age 24.7 
Death of Mother15 Mar 1947 His mother Mamie Lee Alligood died on 15 Mar 1947 at Laurens Co., Georgia.8,9 
Death of Father23 Dec 1948 His father James Gethro Culpepper died on 23 Dec 1948 at Laurens Co., Georgia.9,10 
Residence*Apr 1989 Avotra resided at Montezuma, Macon Co., Georgia, in Apr 1989.2,11 
Death*23 Apr 1989 He died at Sumter Co., Georgia, on 23 Apr 1989 at age 80.11,2,3 
Burial*25 Apr 1989 His body was interred on 25 Apr 1989 at Bertha Dozier Cemetery, Montezuma, Macon Co., Georgia.3 
Biography* Obituary
     MONTEZUMA -- Graveside services for Avotora C. Culpepper, 80, of 522 N. Dooly St., were scheduled for 2 p. m. today at Bertha Dozier Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. Randy Gregg officiating.
     A native of Laurens County, Mr. Culpepper lived in Macon County for the past 41 years. He was a retired Independent Life Insurance Co. employee and a former magistrate court judge. Mr. Culpepper was a member of Life Underwriters Association and the First Baptist Church. He died Sunday at an Americus hospital.
     Survivors include his wife, Woodrow Burch Culpepper of Montezuma; two sons, Jams A. Culpepper and Michael L. Culpepper, both of Montezuma; a sister, Eutha Coleman of Cadwell; and two grandchildren.
     Watson-Mathews Funeral Home in Montezuma had charge of the arrangements. 

Family

Woodrow Burch (8 Nov 1912 - 30 Jul 1998)
Marriage*30 Sep 1933 He married Woodrow Burch at Laurens Co., Georgia, on 30 Sep 1933 at age 24.7 
ChartsJohn Culpepper of Jones Co., GA: Descendant Chart
Last Edited4 Sep 2004

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1998 - 2012 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Kenneth Wayne Culpepper (#39229), 1918 Baker Church Rd, Rentz, Laurens Co., GA 31075, e-mail address (Jul 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
    Avotra C. Culpepper, 4 Oct 1908 - 3 Apr 1989, Montezuma, Dooly Co., GA, SSN 258-16-4843 issued in Georgia before 1951
    (Why it is safe to publish Social Security information for deceased people: http://gen.culpepper.com/about/socialsecurity.htm).
  3. Guelda L. Hay et al., compiler, Macon Co., GA Cemeteries, 1836-1994, Warner Robins, GA: Central Georgia Genealogical Society, 1995, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN Book: 975.8513 V3h.
    Bertha Dozier Cemetery, Macon Co., GA
    Avotra C. Culpepper, “Pa Pa”, 4 Oct 1908 – 23 Apr 1989.
  4. 1910 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 113, Pages 243A, Family 207, Gen.com Img 33, Reedy Springs, Laurens Co., GA
    James J. Culpepper, Head, M, 24, md1-2 yrs, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Mamie L. Culpepper, Wife, F, 19, md1-2 yrs, ch 1/1, GA/GA/GA
    Avotra Culpepper, Son, M, 1, Sng, GA/GA/GA.
  5. 1920 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 84, Page 18B, Lines 64-70, Reedy Springs District, Laurens Co., GA
    J. G. Culpepper, Head, M, 33, md, GA/GA/GA, Farmer
    Mamie Culpepper, Wife, F, 29, md, GA/GA/GA
    Alva Culpepper, Son, M, 11, S, GA/GA/GA
    Curtis Culpepper, Son, M, 6, S, GA/GA/GA
    Utha Culpepper, Son, M, 4, S, GA/GA/GA
    Pap Culpepper, Son, M, 1, S, GA/GA/GA
    M. S. Gay, Uncle-in-law, M, 42, ?, GA/GA/GA, Helper on farm.
  6. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 25, page 2A, Rentz, Laurens Co., GA
    Boarder in HH of Jordan E. Register who owned a Grocery Store
    Avotra Culpepper, Boarder, M, 21, S, GA/GA/GA, Grocery Clerk.
  7. Laurens County Court of the Ordinary, Laurens Co., GA Marriages, 1851-1935, Salt Lake City, UT: Genealogical Society of Utah , 1965, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Film 410,104 - 410,113.
    A. C. Culpepper (M) and Woodrow Burch (F) on 30 Sep 1933 in Laurens Co., GA, Book S-504.
  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
    Mamie L. Culpepper, d. 15 Mar 1947 at 56 years in Laurens Co., GA; Res. in Laurens Co., GA.
  9. Macon Ward / Atlanta Stake, compiler, Laurens Co., GA Cemetery Records, Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. Film 182,822.
    Vol. II. Gay Cemetery:
    + James G. Culpepper, 8 Mar 1886 - 23 Dec 1948
    + Mammie L. Culpepper, 4 Sep 1891 - 15 Mar 1947.
  10. 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
    J. G. Culpepper, d. 23 Dec 1948 at 64 years in Laurens Co., GA; Res. in Laurens Co., GA.
  11. 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
    Avotora C. Culpepper, d. 23 Apr 1989 at 80 years in Sumter Co., GA; Res. in Macon Co., GA, 015483.