Frank Marcum’s Fort Gay, WV Skeens Hollow Lane home went up in flames Tuesday afternoon July, 30th.
Fort Gay fire department, along with Louisa fire and police department who also assisted where needed and fortunately no one was hurt.
The state Fire Marshall is still investigating the cause of the fire and then the insurance adjuster will be able to assess all that was lost and clean up can begin.
“My house totally burned to the ground, I lost at least $35,000 in musical instruments but thankfully no one was hurt. I am heartbroken about several things, but this, too, shall pass and God will get me through it as he always has,” homeowner Frank Marcum said.
Mr. Marcum also thanked The Red Cross for springing into action to help him get the necessities needed everyday such as medicine.