Services: Have been held.
Mrs. Althea L. Wheeler Culpepper, 90, of Clovis, died Friday, Aug. 22, 2003, at her home.
She was born Jan. 31, 1913, in Munday, Texas, to Robert A. and Cordie E. Sargent Lowe.
She graduated from Clovis High School in 1930. She attended Weatherford College in Texas and New Mexico Highlands. She graduated from Eastern New Mexico University in 1958. She was a teacher in the Grady Schools and Clovis Municipal Schools for more than twenty years. She was a member of First Church of the Nazarene in Clovis.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Curtis Culpepper and the Rev. V.S. Wheeler; a daughter, Carolyn S. Burch; an infant daughter; and two infant sons.
She is survived by a daughter, Patricia Kralicek (and husband, Max) of Clovis; five grandchildren, Donna and Curtis Kralicek, both of Denver, Latisha Brothers (Zane) and Rusty Aucutt (Renell), all of Clovis, Deanna Vardeman (Cody) of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; four great grandchildren, Carissa and Dakota Grummer, Garrett and Alexa Aucutt; a brother, Doyle Lowe of Clovis; a sister, Vela Gwin of Hemet, Calif.; a nephew; and a niece.
The Rev. J. Vaughn Gossman and Gerald Woods will officiate the services.
Burial will be at Grady Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Curtis Kralicek, Rusty Aucutt, Zane Brothers, Jim Lowe, Cody Vardeman and Darwin Culpepper.
Memorial contributions may be made to Plains Regional Hospice, 2217 Dillon, Clovis, NM 88101.
Arrangements are being handled by Steed-Todd Funeral Home.