Booneville fire victim dies of injuries

By NEMS Daily Journal

BOONEVILLE – A woman critically injured in a house fire last month has died in a Memphis hospital.

Rena Brumley, 42, of Booneville, died March 23 at the Regional Medical Center of injuries sustained in a fire at her Main Street home, according to the Daily Corinthian.

Her husband, John Brumley, also was seriously injured and is recovering, also at The Med, the report says. The couple’s three children escaped serious injury and were treated and released at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Booneville.

Funeral services for Brumley were held Tuesday.