Ura Stewart Culpepper, 82, passed away Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Sinclair Baptist Church with the Rev. Warren Gilpin and the Rev. Kenny Huff officiating. Entombment will follow at Baldwin Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Culpepper was born in LaLuz, N.M., and moved to Irwinton at the age of 15 but had made her home in Milledgeville since 1978. She was formerly employed with J.P. Stevens, Georgia Forestry Commission and was a teacher’s aid for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Lee and Alma Mae Greene Stewart; her husband, Joseph Kinard Culpepper; and grandson, Christopher Thomas Baughcum. She was a member of Sinclair Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Regina Grace Baughcum (Tom) of Milledgeville; two sons, Joseph Keith Culpepper and Paul Kevin Culpepper all of Milledgeville; two sisters, Ilene Morrow of Cordele and Madeline Toler of Centerville; a brother Allen Stewart of Savannah, Tenn.; five grandchildren, Jennifer Grace Horne, Joey Culpepper, Justin Culpepper, Nathan Culpepper and Lindsey Culpepper; seven great-grandchildren, Alyssa Grace Horne, Megan Mae Horne, Emily Ann Horne and Cline Thomas Baughcum, Molly Culpepper, Laurie Culpepper and Benjamin Culpepper.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 until 8 p.m. at Moores Funeral Home.
Friends who wish may make memorial contributions to Sinclair Baptist Church, 102 Airport Road N.E., Milledgeville, Ga. 31061.
Visit www.mooresfuneralhome.com to express tributes.
Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.