Mark Mayfield

 

 

 

Age: 58

 

Summary: prominent attorney and vice chairman of the Mississippi Tea Party who along with three other men were arrested and charged with conspiring to take photos of longtime U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran's 72-year-old wife Rose Cochran inside a nursing home were she has lived since 2001 with dementia, just three days after Sen. Cochran won a nasty Republican primary in May 2014.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: August 1956

 

Died: June 27, 2014

 

Location: Ridgeland, Mississippi