Jimmie Harp


Age: 49

Summary: district attorney of Etowah County, Alabama who was first elected chief prosecutor in the northeast Alabama county in 2004 before he was re-elected to a second six-year term and had already announced plans to seek re-election, and who was lead prosecutor in the capital murder trial of Joyce Hardin Garrard when she was convicted and is now serving life without parole after she was accused in the running death of her 9-year-old granddaughter earlier this year.

Cause of Death: Cancer

Born: November 15, 1965

Died: July 22, 2015

Gadsden, Alabama