Roachdale mobile home fire victims identified


A woman and her two adult children died Sunday morning after a fire broke out in their mobile home in the 300 block of East Railroad Street.

Firefighters were dispatched to the fire around 6 a.m. Sunday and arrived to find the mobile home on fire.

The victims are described by the Roachdale Town Marshal as a mother in her eighties and her children in their forties.

Putnam County Coroner David Brown identified the mother as Charlene Wiggins and the two adult children as Robert and Susan Wiggins. A coroner found that they died of fire-related causes. 

Foul play is not suspected.

The Roachdale Fire Department, Putnam County Coroner, Detectives from the Putnam County Sheriff's Department and investigators from the State Fire Marshall's office are investigating the cause of the fire.

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Monday at the Family Life Center of Roachdale Christian Church.