Faye Copeland

 

Age: 82

 

Summary: Missouri serial killer who along with her husband Ray Copeland (died 1993) were convicted of killing five transients (and suspected of killing many more) as part of a 1980's livestock swindle at their farm, who was sentenced to death for her role in the killings and who at age 69 became the oldest woman placed on death row in U.S. history, but who was paroled after suffering a stroke in 2002.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: August 4, 1921

 

Died: December 30, 2003

 

Location: Chillicothe, Missouri