SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - F.J. Culpepper, 92, entered into rest on Tuesday, September 20. Born in Echols County, Ga., he served in the Navy during WWII and played football for UGA, where he earned the nickname, "Cotton Express." A beloved grandfather, gentleman gambler, and lifelong Christian, Cotton was the last of 10 siblings. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 1 at Hillcrest Memorial Park, 2700 Deans Bridge Road in Augusta.
Hillcrest Memorial Park
2700 Deans Bridge Road
Augusta, GA 30906
Published in The Augusta Chronicle from Sept. 29 to Sept. 30, 2016