VIOLA E. CULPEPPER, 77, of Fort Wayne, died on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at Embracing Hospice, Snellville, Ga. She was a native of LaGrange, Ga. but lived in Fort Wayne most of her life. Viola retired from Fort Wayne Community Schools after 38 years. Surviving are two sons, Donald (Julie) Culpepper of Lawrenceville, Ga. and Ronald (Michelle) Culpepper of Columbus, Ohio; one daughter, Connie Culpepper (Jeffrey) Herman of Cumming, Ga.: a brother, Archie (Betty) Lunsey of Cordova, Tenn.; and eight grandchildren. Service is 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Union Baptist Church, with calling from 9 to 11 a.m. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by Ellis Funeral Home.