Melba Jane Thomasson Culpepper

Melba Jane Thomasson Culpepper of Monticello, passed away on February 4, 2020 at the Woods Nursing and Rehab in Monticello. She was 80.

Mrs. Culpepper was born on April 12, 1939 at Wilmar to the late Bernice Thomasson and Lillie Measles Thomasson.

She was the widow of A.J. Culpepper, a homemaker and a member of Wilmar Baptist Church. She enjoyed cooking, baking and crocheting.

Survivors include three sons, Jim Culpepper and wife Eva of Sandia, Texas, Bill Culpepper and wife Terry of Converse, Texas and John Culpepper and wife Karen of Pearsall, Texas; a daughter, Nancy C. Flores and husband Pete of Uvalde, Texas; 13 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 8, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral home in Monticello.

A funeral service will be held on Sunday, February 9, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial to follow at Andrews Chapel Cemetery.