Rhea County Fire Department officials said one person died in an early-morning house fire on Saturday.
The victim was 80-year-old Joyce Burnett, who apparently died of smoke inhalation.
She lived alone at the brick residence on Fisher Road.
The call came at about 6:30 a.m.
State arson investigators went to the scene.
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