Ernest Basden




Age: 50


Summary: North Carolina convicted murderer who in 1992 was hired by Sylvia White to kill her husband Billy for $300, who shot him point blank after Sylvia lured him to a remote logging road, and who later confessed to the murder (Sylvia White was sentenced to life in prison but is eligible for parole in 2004).



Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection


Born: November 18, 1952


Died: December 6, 2002


Location: Raleigh, North Carolina