Investigators have revealed the identity of a woman who died in a house fire April 1 in Ridgeway Deborah Rakes Byrd, 60, of 84 Main St., was the only person who lived in the home and was killed in the blaze, according to a release from the Henry County Sheriff’s Office. The Fire Marshal’s Office has ruled the fire as accidental due to improper disposal of cigarette smoking material.
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