List of people executed in Tennessee Article

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This is a list of people executed in Tennessee, since the 1976 United States Supreme Court decision Gregg v. Georgia that found capital punishment to be constitutional.

Since the Gregg decision, eight individuals have been executed in the state of Tennessee.

List of people executed in Tennessee

Number Name Age
at Execution
of Execution
Method Victim(s) Presiding
1 Robert Glen Coe 44 April 19, 2000 Lethal injection Cary Ann Medlin Don Sundquist
2 Sedley Alley 50 June 28, 2006 U. S. Marine Corps Lance Corporal Suzanne Marie Collins Phil Bredesen
3 Philip Ray Workman 54 May 9, 2007 Memphis Police Lieutenant Ronald Oliver
4 Daryl Keith Holton 45 September 12, 2007 Electrocution Stephen, Brent, Eric, and Kayla Holton
5 Steve Henley 55 February 4, 2009 Lethal injection Fred and Edna Stafford
6 Cecil J. Johnson, Jr. 53 December 2, 2009 Bobby Bell Jr., James Moore, and Charles House
7 William "Billy" Ray Irick 59 August 9, 2018 Paula Kay Dyer Bill Haslam
8 Edmund George Zagorski 63 November 1, 2018 Electrocution John Dale Dotson and James Wayne Porter

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