|Birth: ||Oct. 25, 1921|
|Death: ||Oct. 17, 2009|
CHARLOTTE - Mr. James Albert Culp, 87, of Charlotte, died on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2009, at Asbury Care. The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2009, at Bethlehem United Methodist Church, officiated by the Rev. Anthony Moore and the Rev. Karen Moore. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The Culp family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday at Gordon Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant, 8559 Cook St., Mt. Pleasant, 704-436-9915.
Mr. Culp was born on Oct. 25, 1921, in Cabarrus County, son of the late Osco Sylvester Culp and Florence Hammill Culp. He was a partner in Culp Brothers Construction Company for 40 years. He was a very active member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church all of his life, as well as other churches where he lived. He was a member of the Mt. Pleasant Lions Club and the Association of General Contractors.
He is survived by his wife, Janis Williamson Culp; son, Alan Culp, of Scottsdale, Ariz.; daughters, Martha Helms, of Greensboro, N.C., and Rebecca Martel, of Austin, Texas; brother, O. S. Culp, of Gold Hill; grandchildren, Andy White, Emily Midea, Summer Shaw, Blair Robinson and Melinda Sander; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be directed to Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 5131 St. Stephens Church Road, Gold Hill, NC 28071, or Aldersgate Retirement Home, 3800 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215.
.Published in Concord & Kannapolis Independent Tribune on October 18, 2009
Osco Sylvester Culp (1888 - 1931)
Florence Anna Hammill Culp (1890 - 1957)
Janis Williamson Culp (1921 - 2012)
Anna Brown Culp Chism (1908 - 1987)*
Glenn Bradshaw Culp (1911 - 1983)*
John Martin Luther Culp (1913 - 1994)*
Bonnie Kathleen Culp Boase (1915 - 1995)*
William B.A. Culp (1917 - 2005)*
Anna Lee Culp Broeils (1919 - 1983)*
James Albert Culp (1921 - 2009)
Archie Tracy Culp (1926 - 1993)*
Fisher Leonard Culp (1929 - 1980)*
Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery
Gold Hill Township (Cabarrus County)
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Brenda Kale Ballard
Record added: Sep 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97519272