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Tyler Perry to rebuild fire victim's home

December 26, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
Filmmaker Tyler Perry has offered to rebuild the home of an 88-year-old great-grandmother after it burned to the ground.The fire happened last Tuesday in Coweta County, southwest of Atlanta.

Rosa Ransby and her four-year-old great-granddaughter got out safely, but lost everything they owned.

Perry has pledged to build Ransby a new home, buy her new furniture and pay her rent for the next year until the house is finished.