Philip R. Workman



Age: 53


Summary: Tennessee man who was convicted of killing a Memphis police officer in 1981 while robbing a Wendy's restaurant, whose execution date had been delayed on five prior occasions and became the state's third lethal injection since 2000, in which the state Supreme Court rejected a final defense request for more time to challenge the way its three-chemical injection procedure is performed.



Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection


Born: June 1, 1953


Died: May 9, 2007


Location: Nashville, Tennessee