Danielle Simpson

 

Age: 30

 

Summary: Texas man sentenced to die for his part in the 2000 abduction, robbery and murder of 84-year-old retired schoolteacher Geraldine Davidson during a burglary at her East Texas home, who became one of four defendants in the case to have been the only one sentenced to death for the crime and whose successful attempts to avoid execution gained national attention as he won federal court approval earlier this year to stop his appeals before he changed his mind and allowed the jury to overturn his death sentence.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

 

Born: October 26, 1979

 

Died: November 18, 2009

 

Location: Huntsville, Texas