Executions in the United States in 2005

DATE NUMBER SINCE 1976 STATE NAME AGE RACE VICTIM RACE METHOD
1/04/05 945 TX James Porter* 33 W L Lethal Injection
1/19/05 946 CA Donald Beardslee 61 W 2W Lethal Injection
1/25/05 947 TX Troy Kunkle 38 W W Lethal Injection
1/25/05 948 GA Timothy Carr 34 W W Lethal Injection
2/17/05 949 TX Dennis Bagwell 41 W 4W Lethal Injection
3/01/05 950 GA Stephen Mobley 39 W W Lethal Injection
3/08/05 951 OH William H. Smith 47 B B Lethal Injection
3/08/05 952 TX George Hopper 50 W W Lethal Injection
3/10/05 953 IN Donald Wallace 47 W 4W Lethal Injection
3/11/05 954 NC William Powell 58 W W Lethal Injection
3/15/05 955 OK Jimmy Ray Slaughter 57 W 2W Lethal Injection
3/16/05 956 MO Stanley Hall 37 B W Lethal Injection
4/05/05 957 FL Glen Ocha* 47 W W Lethal Injection
4/15/05 958 SC Richard Longworth 36 W 2W Lethal Injection
4/20/05 959 TX Douglas Roberts 42 W L Lethal Injection
4/21/05 960 IN Bill J. Benefiel, Jr. 48 W W Lethal Injection
4/27/05 961 MO Donald Jones 38 B B Lethal Injection
4/28/05 962 AL Mario Centobie* 39 W W Lethal Injection
5/3/05 963 TX Lonnie Wayne Pursley 43 W W Lethal Injection
5/6/05 964 NC Earl J. Richmond, Jr. 43 B 4B Lethal Injection
5/12/05 965 OK George James Miller, Jr. 37 B W Lethal Injection
5/13/05 966 CT Michael Ross* 45 W 4W Lethal Injection
5/17/05 967 MO Vernon Brown 51 B 2B Lethal Injection
5/18/05 968 TX Bryan Wolfe 44 B B Lethal Injection
5/19/05 969 TX Richard Cartwright 31 W L Lethal Injection
5/25/05 970 IN Gregory Scott Johnson 40 W W Lethal Injection
6/2/05 971 AL Jerry Paul Henderson 58 W W Lethal Injection
6/7/05 972 TX Alexander Martinez* 28 L L Lethal Injection
7/12/05 973 GA Robert Dale Conklin 44 W W Lethal Injection
7/19/05 974 OK Michael L. Pennington 37 B W Lethal Injection
7/27/05 975 IN Kevin Conner 38 W 3W Lethal Injection
7/28/05 976 TX David Martinez 29 L W Lethal Injection
8/4/05 977 AL George Sibley 62 W W Lethal Injection
8/10/05 978 TX Gary Sterling 38 B W Lethal Injection
8/11/05 979 OK Kenneth Eugene Turrentine 52 B B Lethal Injection
8/23/05 980 TX Robert Alan Shields 30 W W Lethal Injection
8/31/05 981 MO Timothy Johnston 44 W W Lethal Injection
9/14/05 982 TX Frances Newton ( ƒ) 40 B 3B Lethal Injection
9/22/05 983 AL John W. Peoples Jr. 48 W 3W Lethal Injection
9/27/05 984 OH Herman Dale Ashworth* 32 W W Lethal Injection
9/28/05 985 IN Alan Matheney 54 W W Lethal Injection
10/6/05 986 TX Ronald Ray Howard 32 B W Lethal Injection
10/20/05 987 TX Luis Ramirez 42 L L Lethal Injection
10/25/05 988 OH William Williams, Jr. 48 B 4B Lethal Injection
10/26/05 989 MO Marlin Gray 38 B 2W Lethal Injection
11/3/05 990 TX Melvin White 55 W W Lethal Injection
11/4/05 991 DE Brian Steckel 36 W W Lethal Injection
11/4/05 992 SC Arthur Hastings Wise* 51 B 4W Lethal Injection
11/9/05 993 TX Charles Thacker 38 W W Lethal Injection
11/11/05 994 NC Steven Van McHone 35 W 2W Lethal Injection
11/15/05 995 TX Robert Rowell 50 W W, L Lethal Injection
11/16/05 996 TX Shannon Thomas 34 B 3L Lethal Injection
11/18/05 997 NC Elias Hanna Syriani 67 A A Lethal Injection
11/28/05 998 AR Eric Randall Nance 45 W W Lethal Injection
11/29/05 999 OH John R. Hicks 49 B 2B Lethal Injection
12/2/05 1000 NC Kenneth Lee Boyd 57 W 2W Lethal Injection
12/2/05 1001 SC Shawn Humphries 33 W W Lethal Injection
12/5/05 1002 MD Wesley E. Baker 47 B W Lethal Injection
12/13/05 1003 CA Stanley Williams 51 B 3A, W Lethal Injection
12/14/05 1004 MS John Nixon 77 W W Lethal Injection


ƒ female
* volunteer - an inmate who has given up his/her appeals and requested the earliest execution date

# juvenile at time of the crime
~foreign national
¥ white defendant executed for murder of black victim
**Race of defendant information supplied by NAACP Legal Defense Fund "Death Row USA"

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