Walter Lee McPeak was born on August 22, 1898, in Mississippi, his father, George Lee McPeak, was 23 and his mother, Caroline “Callie” Mae Dodson, was 20.  He married Merlie Raye Byrd on November 12, 1921, in Tipton County, Tennessee.  They had two children during their marriage. He died on September 23, 1984, in Covington, Tennessee, at the age of 86.

Birth:  Walter was born on August 22, 1898, in Mississippi to Caroline “Callie” Mae Dodson, age 20, and George Lee McPeak, age 23.

Birth of Brother:  His brother Frederick was born in April 1900 in Mississippi when Walter was 1 year old.

Birth of Brother: His brother Robert Lee was born May 20, 1906, in Horn Lake, Mississippi, when Walter was 7 years old.

Birth of Brother:  His brother Roburt was born in 1906 in Mississippi when Walter was 8 years old.

Death of Mother:  His mother Caroline “Callie” Mae passed away in 1906 in Mississippi at the age of 28.

Residence:  Walter lived in Tipton County, Tennessee, in 1910.

America Enters World War 1:  When the United States declared war on Germany in 1917, Walter was probably living in Tipton County, TN.

Registering for the Draft in WW1:  After the Selective Service Act was signed in May 1917, Walter registered for the draft.

Residence:  Walter lived in Tipton County, TN, in 1920.

Marriage:  Walter married Merlie Raye Byrd in Tipton County, Tennessee, on November 12, 1921, when he was 23 years old.

Birth of Daughter:  His daughter Mildred was born in 1923 in Tennessee.

Birth of Daughter:  His daughter Mary L was born in 1925 in Tennessee.

Residence:  Walter lived in Tipton County, Tennessee, in 1930.

Residence:  Walter lived in Tipton County, Tennessee, in 1935.

Residence:  Walter lived in Tipton County, Tennessee, on April 1, 1940.

Death of Brother:  His brother Robert Lee died on December 28, 1949, in Memphis, Tennessee, when Walter was 51 years old.

Death of Father:  His father George Lee passed away on November 3, 1950, in Tipton County, Tennessee, at the age of 76.

Residence:  Walter lived in Memphis, TN, in 1960.

Death:  Walter Lee McPeak died on September 23, 1984, in Covington, Tennessee, when he was 86 years old.  He is buried at Helen Crigger Cemetery in Munford, TN.