Starlena Pratt


Age: 28


Summary: store manager at the local T.J. Maxx clothing store in Charleston, West Virginia who had suffered severe burns over 40 percent of her body after she was allegedly set on fire by her boyfriend during a violent domestic dispute at their home on August 2, 2008 in which police believed her 31-year-old live-in boyfriend Farley Allen Rhodes (who was initially charged with two counts of first-degree arson and one count of arson causing serious bodily injury) threw flammable liquid on her and set his own apartment ablaze after she planned to leave him and went inside to retrieve her things.



Cause of Death: Complications resulting from the burns


Born: September 16, 1979


Died: September 2, 2008


Location: Charleston, West Virginia