Lori Rochelle Culpepper

April 24, 1970 ~ February 24, 2021 (age 50)

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Lori Rochelle Culpepper was born April 24, 1970 to Lessie R. Culpepper and John Lee Culpepper, Sr. She was educated in the Birmingham School System, attending Scott Elementary School and graduating from P.D. Jackson Olin High School, Class of 1988, continuing her education at Brown Mackie College.

Lori accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized at Nichols Temple in Ensley. She was truly a beautiful person with a loving heart and a beautiful smile. those who knew Lori knew she loved to play cards.

Lori is preceded in death by her father, John Lee Culpepper, Sr.; brothers, Kelvin Jerome Richardson and Benjamin Berry.

She leaves to honor her memory: mother, Lessie R. Culpepper; brothers, John Lee Culpepper, Sr., Clarence Swain, Jr. (tanya); stepmother, Melinda Culpepper; godson, DeAnmarcus Javall Richmond (ebony); best friends, Torinique McDuffie-Lee, James Richardson, Evonne Richmond, Ashley Ford-Petty; grandchildren, De’Mari Richmond and De’Anna Richmond, Lauren Swain and Tarsha Pryor; a host of other relatives and friends.

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March 5, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Kirksey's Mortuary
3500 Avenue I Ensley
Birmingham, AL 35218

Graveside Service
March 6, 2021

11:00 AM
G. W. Carver Memorial Gardens
1020 Minor Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35224

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