Obituary: William Lavern Culver


Funeral services for William Lavern Culver, 87, of Cullman will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020 at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Oak Level Cemetery, Rev. Steve Rodgers and Jeff Culver officiating.

Cullman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Culver passed away Friday, Oct. 9, 2020 at Cullman Regional Hospital.  He was born Aug. 25, 1933 to Henry Alonzo and Flora Weeks Culver.  He was a longtime employee of Americold.  He loved gardening and cattle farming.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Dorothy Culver; two brothers Herbert Culver and Milton Culver; two sisters Elvie Nix and Ruth Jetton Southard; and two infant sons.

Survivors include his daughters Sonya (Robert) Hoffman and Cindy (Brandon) Parker; sisters-in-law Katherine Barbee and Diane Culver; grandchildren Austin Hoffman, Lauryn Hoffman, Alex Parker, Kaitlyn Parker, and Courtney Parker; and family and friends.

Visitation will be Sunday at the funeral home from 1-2 p.m.

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