Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
RS Green-Starnes (#47410223)
 member for 5 years, 9 months, 26 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo Some prominent names in my family tree are:


I grew up in Arkansas, but I have spent 30 years in North Carolina. I began researching my family's history about 10 years ago after my Aunt requested I do it in her memory. She lived 90+ years and I thought I owed her that much, but it turned out that I really enjoyed it and love the discovery of family history I never knew existed. Feel free to use any of the photos or information that I have posted on the memorials.

I have received some very nasty messages from some of the gravers/historians that contribute here, and I will say upfront, I don’t like “mean” people. I consider bullies to be “mean” people, so you may want to be reflective. is a database and is only as good as the information entered. Duplicates comprise the database and information keyed into the wrong fields will cause the memorial to sort improperly when being queried by users of the database.

I am a MS (multiple sclerosis) warrior and I fight the fight everyday. I have progressive MS and am unable to go out and research like I would if I were not ill, but I do what I can when I can. I have a huge family and hundreds of relatives so there is always something to work on.

I will help anyone in any way I can in their search, so if you have any suggestions or questions, please let me know. I am not a “historical glory hound” so I am not trying to amass as many memorials as I can. I will transfer or change as necessary unless they are my close family as well. My main goal is to preserve as much historical data as possible by populating the database with correct information. Once were gone, it may be lost forever unless we record it for prosperity. developed the “edit” options in order for us to share corrections more easily. When someone asks for an edit, there is probably a very good reason for the request and it only requires the contributor to push a button to accept.

Happy Hunting!!!
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 4,307 Memorials Added
 • 11,018 Memorials Managed
 • 14 Memorials/Week
 • 8,614 Photos
 • 53 Photo Requests
 • 80 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 424 Virtual Flowers
 • 1 Virtual Cemetery
 • 4 Fame Ratings
 • 23 Sponsorships
 • 13 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

First NameLast Name

Virtual Cemeteries
Princess Ann Baptist Chur...
Find A Grave Friends
Autumn, BeamGen, Daniel Pletcher, HJS, Jeanette, JoAnn, John, Katsot, Kinfolk, Loretta Talley ..., Marilyn Kosank..., Mary Hall Fergu..., Tom Reece
Messages left for RS Green-Starne... (345)[Leave Message]
90195288 Duckett
May I use your grave marker photos on my family tree?
Added by Sally on Oct 27, 2016 3:26 PM
Love in Family
Tamplin Waller
Thank you for the edit to Tamplin's memorial, which you will find updated and with your addition now searcher will be able to find it easily. Thank you for all you do with find a grave. Bren Sorensen
Added by Love in Family on Oct 05, 2016 4:23 AM
Richard Lamb
Duplicate has been removed. Thank you.
Added by Hochi on Sep 05, 2016 4:19 AM
Ruth Draginoff Higgins
Infant Male Wilder
Oak Hill Cemetery Find A Grave # 128596333. Do you happen to know the names of his parents so I can refer to him as "son of..." in the bio?
Added by Ruth Draginoff Higgins on Sep 03, 2016 1:30 PM
Brittany Boss
Inquiry about Photo
I have been doing some research into my family history and came across a photo that you added of John F. Steele. He is my great-great-great grandfather and I was curious if you could tell me where this photo came from. I would love to be able to find more photos and would appreciate any help to find additional photos of my relatives. Thanks in advance for help in this matter!
Added by Brittany Boss on Jul 15, 2016 5:36 PM
Phil & Donna (Stricklan) Whitaker
Mancell Ray
There was a duplicate of Mr. Ray in Chapel Hill. I deleted mine.

If a person is not retired or KIA the rank is not to be used in the title. I was not aware of these government guidelines until recently.

Below is information regarding the government guidelines. I follow this. If they are retired I am happy to use the rank. Otherwise I don't.

The information below is what I go by as it is prohibited to use the military except for particular situations. "Use of rank/rating is reserved for those who retire. Officers and enlisted personnel who resign their rank/rating (discharged) are prohibited from using them as a part of their name after their service. If they are killed in action, of course, they would continue to use the rank as they were never discharged." If you Google the question there are many articles and protocol to review.

Added by Phil & Donna (Stricklan) ... on Jun 13, 2016 7:29 PM
Don Rubarts
# 9908445 George Samuel Lamb
Hello, I am researching the Lamb family for a friend. The bio for this man says he is the son of George Arthur Lamb and Rosie House but I believe he is the son of Thomas Franklin Lamb and Clementine Hollowell and born in Lafayette Co. Mississippi. He lived in Van Zandt Co. Texas before marrying and moving to Arkansas.
I know you didn't create the original but hope you can help with this.
Thanks, Don Rubarts Find A Grave (#46951019)
Added by Don Rubarts on May 13, 2016 12:24 PM
Wes T.
Wright in Madden Cemetery, OK
I will accept your edit to add a period on D Wright, but I can't guarantee you that I won't get another edit from someone else asking me to delete it. I have been berated for doing it either way, some will be unhappy for the period being there, and others want it to be there. If you have a definitive quote as to "chapter and verse," it would come in useful for future reference, considering all the grief this issue seems to cause. Thank you.
Added by Wes T. on May 04, 2016 8:20 PM
Love in Family
Infant Orr
Thank you so much for the edits on this little one. THank you for all you do with find a grave and in every facet of family history research, for in the world where money rules, cremations on the rise this maybe all that remains. Bren
Added by Love in Family on Apr 14, 2016 3:56 PM
Sandy Speed
William Orr
This is my first time to respond to a posting on Find A Grave. I am researching my Means family, also from the Hampton, Arkansas area. I found a William Orr (1795-1855) buried in the Spring Grove Cemetary in Cincinnati, Ohio, and wondered where and why this posting came from? There is also a photo of William Orr. While I would love to claim him as my gggrandfather, I think the William Orr buried in the Means Cemetary in Arkansas is the correct ancestor. Can you help me get this Cincinnati gravesite with photo straightened out?

I appreciate all the work you and the other volunteers do for us descendants.
Added by Sandy Speed on Apr 03, 2016 11:22 AM
[View all messages...]

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED