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November 22, 1916 B.D. and Louise Culpepper Murphy Louise Culpepper (1893-1986) and Burket Dean Murphy (1894-1981) were married on November 22, 1916. Both contributed to Fayette County and the State of Georgia. Louise Murphy was one of the founders of the Margaret Mitchell Library. In the Fayetteville First United Methodist Church she was a member of the 1937 building Committee. B.D. Murphy (Buck or...

Join us at the Fayette County Historical Society on February 16th! February is known as Black History Month. A time to honor the contribution of African Americans to U.S. History. We will celebrate our own Fayette County’s Black History this month as board member and docent, Thomas Dorsey shares about his family. Thomas Dorsey (born in 1829) came with Soloman Dorsey from Lovejoy...