Mario Swain



Age: 33


Summary: Texas death row inmate who was convicted of the beating death (with a tire iron) of 44-year-old Lola Nixon during a break-in at her East Texas home two days after Christmas in 2002, but who had been described as a "fledgling serial killer" by prosecutors at the time of the murder trial and became one of the latest inmates executed in the nation's most active capital punishment state earlier this year.



Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection


Born: February 28, 1979


Died: November 8, 2012


Location: Huntsville, Texas