Jimmy Bland

 

 

 

Age: 49

 

Summary: Oklahoma man convicted of the 1996 murder of his employer 62-year-old Doyle Windle Rains (who was shot in the back of the head) whose attorney had asked the U.S. Supreme Court to block his execution because he was terminally ill with advanced lung cancer and doctors said he had as little as six months to live.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

 

Born: September 26, 1957

 

Died: June 26, 2007

 

Location: McAlester, Oklahoma