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