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Fire Kills Four Family Members

Fire Kills Four Family Members
By: Heartland News

A tragic fire in Weakley County, Tennessee has claimed the lives of four members of a family.

Investigators believe the fire began in an electrical outlet near the Christmas tree. The blaze was discovered at 11:30 Monday night at the residence in Gleason.

Sheriff's investigator Marty Plunk identified the victims as 38-year-old Joe Stafford, 42-year-old Denise Stafford and their children; 17-year-old Jeri Stafford and nine-year-old Samuel Stafford.

Family and friends of the Stafford's are taking donations to help with expenses. If you would like to help please send or drop off donations to:

The Bank of Gleason
Stafford Family Fund
PO Box 231
Gleason, TN 38229

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