William Earl Lynd

 

 

Age: 53

 

Summary: Georgia man who was sentenced to die for the kidnapping and shooting death of his live-in girlfriend 26-year-old Ginger Moore, whom he shot three times in the face and head in 1988, and who became the first inmate put to death since the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of lethal injections.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by lethal injection

 

Born: January 1955

 

Died: May 6, 2008

 

Location: Jackson, Georgia