Reginald Perkins


Age: 53


Summary: convicted rapist and suspected serial killer condemned to die for the strangling death of his 64-year-old stepmother Gertie Perkins, whose body was found in the trunk of her vehicle at their Fort Worth home in 2000, who had previously been sentenced to life in prison in Ohio for a 1980 rape and attempted rape of two 12-year-old girls before being released on parole, and who was also a suspect in the murders of four other women in Cleveland and Fort Worth.



Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection


Born: April 29, 1955


Died: January 22, 2009


Location: Huntsville, Texas