Henry Royce Culpepper Jr., 77, Mt. Juliet, died Monday, Nov. 25.
Culpepper was a member of First Baptist Church of Mt. Juliet and was retired from LifeWay. He was the son of the late, Henry Royce Culpepper, Sr. and Ruby Jewell Davidson Culpepper. Mr. Culpepper was also preceded in death by his wife, Rebecca Clark Culpepper.
He is survived by: wife, Peggie Jo Culpepper; children, Rick Culpepper, Demoyne Culpepper, Bruce Culpepper and Matthew Culpepper; step-children, Kathy Farler, Sherry Johnson and Debra Short; brother, Malcolm Wicks Culpepper; 14 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2 at Bond Memorial Chapel with David Fallin officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Family will serve as pallbearers. Members of the Cliff McClendon Sunday School Class will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Journey of Grace at First Baptist Church of Mt. Juliet.
Visitation will be 2-5 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. until service time Monday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.