An Elizabethtown family is grieving the loss of a mother and now in need of a home following a house fire.
"She was my life," Shari Ross said.
Ross is mourning the loss of her mother Patricia Clay and at the same time facing the idea of being homeless. Last Saturday morning around 2:30 Ross woke up to her brother yelling.
Officials in Rocky Mount say a man and a 5-year-old boy have been killed in a house fire.
Spokeswoman Tameka Kenan-Norman said firefighters were dispatched to a single-story home shortly before 10 p.m. Monday night. When they arrived, they found a house and minivan engulfed in flames.