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Arthur Fortenberry (#46868184)
 member for 10 years, 3 months, 21 days
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Bio Photo Born Dec 12, 1945 in Columbia, Marion Co., MS to Arthur Goss Fortenberry, SR. and Roxie Elnora Coker Fortenberry. Graduated Columbia High School in 1964 and Mississippi State University in 1974. Retired from US Army in 1991. Retired from the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service as a Poultry Grader. Married to Barbara Jean Graves in 1967. Father of two daughters, who have given me two grandchildren each.

I do not have any information on individuals represented by many of the pictures I post. If anyone has additional information that they wish me to include on a posting, I would gladly do this if you would request the addition using the edit function. I do not post obits to my memorials but I extract from them and post information to the memorial.

If you want to use my pictures for personal purposes, feel free to do so. I try to post the information on the marker and not the complete grave site or surrondings.

For requests for additions or corrections to a memorial, please send request from the memorial so that I have links to it in the email. Also requests for transfers should be sent from the memorial. I DO NOT ANSWER REQUESTS THAT ARE POSTED AS MESSAGES ON MY PROFILE. Thank you very much.
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Catherine Carter
Robert D Carter
Mr. Fortenberry. I noticed you provided the information for my Great Uncle Robert D. Carter. The last census record we saw for his mother, she was living with him in Louisville, Barbour County, AL. I was wondering if she perhaps might be buried in the same cemetery. Her name is Elizabeth Carter born between 1818 & 1821 in South Carolina, married Thomas Carter in 1836 Crawford County, GA. They moved to Barbour County between 1850-1860. Of course we can't find hide nor hair of Thomas either. Any help would be appreciated.

Added by Catherine Carter on Dec 30, 2016 5:06 PM
Robert DeLong
memorial 26867562
as i was checking on a memorial that i posted for my mother 147966614 i was informed it had been merged with one you had done 26867562 i would appreciate it if you would transferr the memorial to me as she is my mother and i would like to post information to it as our family continues to die thank you Robert J. De Long
Added by Robert DeLong on Nov 25, 2016 10:30 AM
Betty Atkinson
William E Cobb
on memorial 30021546
can you tell me who this is? Looks like he might be a son of the man listed there but I can't tell.. would appreciate your help a great deal!!
Added by Betty Atkinson on Nov 13, 2016 8:19 PM
Grimsley Family
Many thanks for adding links.
Added by turkeygirl on Oct 01, 2016 8:06 AM
Bryan Anderson
Claude Gates
Dear Arthur,

I am researching my paternal grandfather's WWI army unit, Company B, 355th Infantry, 89th Division. According to the History of the 89th Division, Claude Gates was a member of this unit. In fact, this resource shows he was slightly wounded on 11/4/1918.

I see from your post (Find A Grave Memorial# 23940686) that there is not detailed information regarding his unit. Might you know whether this Claude Gates served in the above mentioned unit?

I'm trying to find as many graves of those who served with my grandfather. So far I've found about 200 of the 350 people on my list.

Thank you!

Bryan Anderson
Added by Bryan Anderson on Aug 15, 2016 9:41 AM
Pam Osborn
19556729 Marchman
Hi Arthur, could you delete this, You have it listed as unknown Marchman, it is Susie Marchman's grave, She is listed already. Thanks. Pam Osborn
Shiloh Cemetery Trustee
Added by Pam Osborn on Jul 16, 2016 10:49 PM
Pam Osborn
19501537 Cleo Arrington
Hi Arthur, could you please delete this entry, it is a duplicate. There is already a Mary Cleo Arrington listed. Thank you,
Pam Osborn
Shiloh Cemetery Trustee
Added by Pam Osborn on Jul 15, 2016 10:25 PM
Rebecca Groves
Herbert Pitts #19189531
Again, I am asking that my grandfather memorial be transferred too me.
Added by Rebecca Groves on Jun 25, 2016 2:56 AM
D. Rogers
Memorial# 19457847
This was my FATHER. I have requested that a link be provided to his parents: Memorial# 32002640 and Memorial# 32002669. Please advise to a date by which this can be accomplished.
Added by D. Rogers on May 12, 2016 4:46 PM
Rebecca Groves
Herbert Pitts #19189531
Please transfer my grandfathers memorial to me.
Added by Rebecca Groves on May 04, 2016 7:35 PM
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