Condemned Inmates Who Have Died Since 1978

NameDateCause
1. David Moore11/29/80Suicide
2. Richard Chase12/26/80Suicide
3. Ronald Hawkins01/17/83Suicide
4. George Carpenter01/30/84Suicide
5. Mose Willis06/26/88Suicide
6. Joselito Cinco12/26/88Suicide
7. Ronald Fuller03/24/89Suicide
8. Lewis Crain11/03/89Natural Causes
9. Joseph Poggi03/22/90Natural Causes
10. Martin Gonzalez03/30/90Other
11. Gary Guzman02/07/91Natural Causes
12. Donrell Thomas03/31/92Suicide
13. Robert Alton Harris04/21/92*Executed*
14. Jay Kaurish11/06/92Natural Causes
15. David Mason08/24/93*Executed*
16. Corvin Emdy09/18/93Suicide
17. Robert McDonald12/31/93Natural Causes
18. Christopher Day01/29/94Suicide
19. Roland Comtois05/06/94Natural Causes
20. Timothy Pride09/30/94Shot on Exercise Yard 
21. Robert Danielson09/07/95Suicide
22. William Bonin02/23/96*Executed*
23. Keith Williams05/03/96*Executed*
24. Jeffrey Kolmetz08/16/96Natural Causes
25. Jeffrey Wash09/12/96Suicide
26. Michael Wader05/11/97Natural Causes
27. Sammy Marshall06/15/97Heart attack after pepper spray exposure
28. Jimmy Palma10/13/97Homicide
29. Thomas Walker11/18/97Suicide
30. Jessie Ray Moffat05/02/98Natural Causes
31. Thomas Thompson07/14/98*Executed*
32. Andrew Robertson08/22/98Natural Causes
33. William Poynor10/19/98Natural Causes
34. Jerry Bailey12/25/98Natural Causes
35. Kelvin Malone01/13/99*Executed in MO*
36. Jaturun Siripongs02/09/99*Executed*
37. Manuel Babbitt05/04/99*Executed*
38. Bronte Wright02/05/00Natural Causes
39. Darrell Rich03/15/00*Executed*
40. Robert Lee Massie03/27/01*Executed*
41. Frank Dean Carter08/21/01Natural Causes
42. James Warren Bland08/30/01Natural Causes
43. Theodore F. Frank09/05/01Natural Causes
44. George Marshall10/14/01Natural Causes
45. Stephen Anderson01/29/02*Executed*
46. Stephen DeSantis03/02/02Natural Causes
47. Gerald Gallego07/18/02Natural Causes
(Died in Nevada)
48. Robert Nicolaus04/12/03Natural Causes
49. Robert E. Stansbury12/12/03Natural Causes
50. Raymond Johns03/28/04Natural Causes
51. Paul Brown04/10/04Natural Causes
52. Charles Whitt11/07/04Natural Causes
53. Robert F. Garceau12/29/04Natural Causes
54. Donald J. Beardslee01/19/05*Executed*
55. Nicholas Rodriguez07/10/05Drug Overdose
56. Larry Davis Jr.09/02/05Acute drug toxicity
57. Caroline Young09/16/05Natural Causes
58. Drax Quartermain09/22/05Natural Causes
59. Michael Ihde10/09/05Natural Causes
60. Donald Miller10/14/05Natural Causes
61. Stanley Williams12/13/05*Executed*
62. Stuart Alexander12/27/05Natural Causes
63. Clarence Ray Allen01/17/06*Executed*
64. Earl Preston Jones02/03/06Natural Causes
65. Robert Thompson10/01/06Natural Causes
66. James Tulk11/30/06Suicide
67. Alejandro G. Ruiz01/04/07Natural Causes
68. Marcelino Ramos01/22/07Natural Causes 
69. Raymond Gurule02/03/07Natural Causes
70. Herb Koontz05/05/07Natural Causes
71. Tony Lee Reynolds06/10/07Suicide
72. Billy Ray Hamilton10/22/07Natural Causes
73. Bill Bradford03/10/08Natural Causes
74. Alfredo Padilla07/25/08Natural Causes
75. Edward Bridges10/09/08Suicide
76. Terrance C. Page12/05/08Suicide
77. Isaac Gutierrez, Jr.12/07/08Natural Causes
78. Thomas Edwards02/14/09Natural Causes
79. Larry Graham06/16/09Suicide
80. Lawrence Bergman06/26/09Natural Causes
81. Michael Mattison07/17/09Natural Causes
82. Fred Freeman07/25/09Natural Causes
83. Miguel Martinez07/26/09Natural Causes
84. Albert Howard08/13/09Natural Causes
85. David Arisman09/05/09Natural Causes
86. Cedric Harrison11/19/09Natural Causes
87. Joseph Musselwhite02/02/10Natural Causes
88. Robert Rubane Diaz08/11/10Natural Causes
89. George Hatton Smithey08/28/10Suicide
90. John Levae Post12/20/10Other
91. Richard Parson02/28/11Natural Causes
92. James Glenn VanPelt03/06/11Natural Causes
93. Brandon Wilson11/17/11Suicide
94. David Murtishaw11/22/11Natural Causes
95. Dennis H. Lawley03/11/12Natural Causes
96. Frank Abilez04/03/12Natural Causes
97. James Lee Crummel05/27/12Suicide
98. Kenneth Friedman08/26/12Suicide
99. James Karis01/31/13Natural Causes
100. Justin Helzer04/14/13Suicide
101. Mario Gray05/04/13Natural Causes
102. Timothy Rodriguez06/02/13Natural Causes
103. Richard Ramirez06/07/13Natural Causes
104. Timothy Russell10/05/13Suicide
105. Albert Ruiz12/29/13Natural Causes
106. Wilbur Lee Jennings02/11/14Natural Causes
107. Ralph Michael Yeoman03/04/14Natural Causes
108. Steven Homick11/05/14Natural Causes
109. Charles Richardson12/02/14Natural Causes
110. Michael Lee Elliot12/08/14Natural Causes
111. Leon Chauncey Cooper03/18/15Natural Causes
112. Teofilo Medina Jr.03/22/15Natural Causes
113. Raymond Edward Steele04/22/15Other
114. Richard James Poynton04/30/15Natural Causes
115. Michael Lamont Jones05/25/15Suicide
116. Ronald Harold Seaton08/28/15Natural Causes
117. Alfredo Rolando Prieto10/01/15*Executed in VA*
118. Bernard Lee Hamilton03/26/16Natural Causes
119. Gilbert Raul Rubio06/16/16Natural Causes
120. Dennis Duane Webb12/13/16Natural Causes
121. James David Majors01/26/17Natural Causes
122. Fernando Eros Caro01/28/17Natural Causes
123. Stevie Lamar Fields02/28/17Natural Causes
124. Christopher A. Geier08/30/17Natural Causes
125. Fernando Belmontes Jr.09/29/17Natural Causes
126. Emilio M. Avalos11/01/17Acute drug toxicity
127. Joe Henry Abbott01/31/18Acute drug toxicity
128. Royal K. Hayes05/22/18Natural Causes
129. Jonathan Fajardo10/05/18Homicide
130. Robert J. Acremant10/26/18Natural Causes
131. Andrew Urdiales11/03/18Suicide
132. Virendra Govin11/04/18Suicide
133. Herminio Serna12/03/18Acute drug toxicity
134. Joseph A. Perez Jr.12/04/18Acute drug toxicity
135. Ronald L. Bell03/08/19Natural Causes
136. Miguel Magallon04/20/19Acute drug toxicity
137. Brett Patrick Pensinger05/02/19Natural Causes
138. John G. Brown 07/07/2019Natural Causes
139. Aswad Pops08/29/2019Pending

Summary of Condemned Inmates Who Have Died Since 1978

Executed in California: 13
Executed in Missouri: 1
Executed in Virginia: 1
Total Executions: 15
Natural Causes: 82
Suicide: 27
Other: 14
Pending: 1
Total Non-Execution Deaths: 124
Total Deaths: 139