Donnis Musgrove


Age: 67

Alabama death row inmate who was seeking to overturn his murder conviction after he was sentenced to die for the gunshot killing of Coy Eugene Barron in 1986 but had steadfastly maintained his innocence and whose attorneys contended the prosecution falsified the evidence against him, including witness statements and a shell casing that was used to link him to the slaying.

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

Born: August 10, 1948

Died: November 25, 2015

Bessemer, Alabama