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