Name: Barbara Sue Culberson (48346-019)
DOB: 10/24/41 (according to BOP records)
Marital Status: Married to Ricky Wade (who is incarcerated in Talladega, AL)
Children: 4 living children; 1 deceased
Grandchildren: 8 grandchildren; 4 great- grandchildren
State Raised: Georgia
State charged: Rome, Georgia
Will Live: Rome, Georgia
Charges: Conspiracy with intent to distribute methamphetamine; possession of a listed chemical; attempt to escape (actually was an attempt to bribe a U.S. Marshall to get co-defendant out of jail)
Sentence: 30 years on drug charges and 1 year to run consecutive to 30 years.
Served: I will have served 23.5 years and as noted by Sarah Good who filed Clemency in April of this year 2017 including jail time and good time.
Started Sentence: May 1999
Prison Conduct: Exemplary
Clemency status: Filed Sept 2012 and denied. I have a new Clemency now. I have not heard from at present time.
Institution: I am presently at Carswell Medical Center in Fort Worth, TX. I was previously at Tallahassee in Florida
Supporters: My family are my supporters; most of my friends have died.
Accomplishments: I have had many classes involving myself in many religious endeavors; completed 4 year study and was certified for doctorate in theology. I completed multiple classes in art, knitting, crocheting and guitar.
Filed for Compassionate Release but was denied.
Health: My health is very bad. I have multiple bones broken in my back (14) due to a fall in May 2015 and June 2016. I will not recover from these injuries. My roommate and others assist me with laundry, cleaning my room, food, etc.
Medical Conditions: Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Hypertension with Cardiac Myopathy; Lupus; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Osteoarthritis; Osteoporosis; Glaucoma(decreased visual acuity); 90% hearing loss (is a lip reader); Pernicious Anemia; Kidney Disease; Thyroid Disease (hypothyroid); 14 broken bones and Degenerative Disc Disease (1,2,4 &5) lumbar; Severe Sleep Apnea; Sciatica; Asthma; Diverticulitis