Jerry Terrell Jackson

 

 

Age: 30

 

Summary: Virginia man sentenced to death for the 2001 rape and murder of 88-year-old seamstress Ruth Phillips in her Williamsburg, Virginia apartment, in which Virginia like other states recently replaced sodium thiopental with pentobarbital after a nationwide shortage of the sedative, which is administered before two other drugs that stop the inmate's breathing and heart becoming the state's first inmate to be given a lethal injection using the revised three-drug cocktail.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

 

Born: July 22, 1981

 

Died: August 18, 2011

 

Location: Jarratt, Virginia