Condemned Inmates Who Have Died Since 1978

NameDateCause
1. David Moore11/29/1980Suicide
2. Richard Chase12/26/1980Suicide
3. Ronald Hawkins01/17/1983Suicide
4. George Carpenter01/30/1984Suicide
5. Mose Willis06/26/1988Suicide
6. Joselito Cinco12/26/1988Suicide
7. Ronald Fuller03/24/1989Suicide
8. Lewis Crain11/03/1989Natural Causes
9. Joseph Poggi03/22/1990Natural Causes
10. Martin Gonzalez03/30/1990Other
11. Gary Guzman02/07/1991Natural Causes
12. Donrell Thomas03/31/1992Suicide
13. Robert Alton Harris04/21/1992*Executed*
14. Jay Kaurish11/06/1992Natural Causes
15. David Mason08/24/1993*Executed*
16. Corvin Emdy09/18/1993Suicide
17. Robert McDonald12/31/1993Natural Causes
18. Christopher Day01/29/1994Suicide
19. Roland Comtois05/06/1994Natural Causes
20. Timothy Pride09/30/1994Shot on Exercise Yard 
21. Robert Danielson09/07/1995Suicide
22. William Bonin02/23/1996*Executed*
23. Keith Williams05/03/1996*Executed*
24. Jeffrey Kolmetz08/16/1996Natural Causes
25. Jeffrey Wash09/12/1996Suicide
26. Michael Wader05/11/1997Natural Causes
27. Sammy Marshall06/15/1997Heart attack after pepper spray exposure
28. Jimmy Palma10/13/1997Homicide
29. Thomas Walker11/18/1997Suicide
30. Jessie Ray Moffat05/02/1998Natural Causes
31. Thomas Thompson07/14/1998*Executed*
32. Andrew Robertson08/22/1998Natural Causes
33. William Poynor10/19/1998Natural Causes
34. Jerry Bailey12/25/1998Natural Causes
35. Kelvin Malone01/13/1999*Executed in MO*
36. Jaturun Siripongs02/09/1999*Executed*
37. Manuel Babbitt05/04/1999*Executed*
38. Bronte Wright02/05/2000Natural Causes
39. Darrell Rich03/15/2000*Executed*
40. Robert Lee Massie03/27/2001*Executed*
41. Frank Dean Carter08/21/2001Natural Causes
42. James Warren Bland08/30/2001Natural Causes
43. Theodore F. Frank09/05/2001Natural Causes
44. George Marshall10/14/2001Natural Causes
45. Stephen Anderson01/29/2002*Executed*
46. Stephen DeSantis03/02/2002Natural Causes
47. Gerald Gallego07/18/2002Natural Causes
(Died in Nevada)
48. Robert Nicolaus04/12/2003Natural Causes
49. Robert E. Stansbury12/12/2003Natural Causes
50. Raymond Johns03/28/2004Natural Causes
51. Paul Brown04/10/2004Natural Causes
52. Charles Whitt11/07/2004Natural Causes
53. Robert F. Garceau12/29/2004Natural Causes
54. Donald J. Beardslee01/19/2005*Executed*
55. Nicholas Rodriguez07/10/2005Drug Overdose
56. Larry Davis Jr.09/02/2005Acute drug toxicity
57. Caroline Young09/16/2005Natural Causes
58. Drax Quartermain09/22/2005Natural Causes
59. Michael Ihde10/09/2005Natural Causes
60. Donald Miller10/14/2005Natural Causes
61. Stanley Williams12/13/2005*Executed*
62. Stuart Alexander12/27/2005Natural Causes
63. Clarence Ray Allen01/17/2006*Executed*
64. Earl Preston Jones02/03/2006Natural Causes
65. Robert Thompson10/01/2006Natural Causes
66. James Tulk11/30/2006Suicide
67. Alejandro G. Ruiz01/04/2007Natural Causes
68. Marcelino Ramos01/22/2007Natural Causes 
69. Raymond Gurule02/03/2007Natural Causes
70. Herb Koontz05/05/2007Natural Causes
71. Tony Lee Reynolds06/10/2007Suicide
72. Billy Ray Hamilton10/22/2007Natural Causes
73. Bill Bradford03/10/2008Natural Causes
74. Alfredo Padilla07/25/2008Natural Causes
75. Edward Bridges10/09/2008Suicide
76. Terrance C. Page12/05/2008Suicide
77. Isaac Gutierrez, Jr.12/07/2008Natural Causes
78. Thomas Edwards02/14/2009Natural Causes
79. Larry Graham06/16/2009Suicide
80. Lawrence Bergman06/26/2009Natural Causes
81. Michael Mattison07/17/2009Natural Causes
82. Fred Freeman07/25/2009Natural Causes
83. Miguel Martinez07/26/2009Natural Causes
84. Albert Howard08/13/2009Natural Causes
85. David Arisman09/05/2009Natural Causes
86. Cedric Harrison11/19/2009Natural Causes
87. Joseph Musselwhite02/02/2010Natural Causes
88. Robert Rubane Diaz08/11/2010Natural Causes
89. George Hatton Smithey08/28/2010Suicide
90. John Levae Post12/20/2010Other
91. Richard Parson02/28/2011Natural Causes
92. James Glenn VanPelt03/06/2011Natural Causes
93. Brandon Wilson11/17/2011Suicide
94. David Murtishaw11/22/2011Natural Causes
95. Dennis H. Lawley03/11/2012Natural Causes
96. Frank Abilez04/03/2012Natural Causes
97. James Lee Crummel05/27/2012Suicide
98. Kenneth Friedman08/26/2012Suicide
99. James Karis01/31/2013Natural Causes
100. Justin Helzer04/14/2013Suicide
101. Mario Gray05/04/2013Natural Causes
102. Timothy Rodriguez06/02/2013Natural Causes
103. Richard Ramirez06/07/2013Natural Causes
104. Timothy Russell10/05/2013Suicide
105. Albert Ruiz12/29/2013Natural Causes
106. Wilbur Lee Jennings02/11/2014Natural Causes
107. Ralph Michael Yeoman03/04/2014Natural Causes
108. Steven Homick11/05/2014Natural Causes
109. Charles Richardson12/02/2014Natural Causes
110. Michael Lee Elliot12/08/2014Natural Causes
111. Leon Chauncey Cooper03/18/2015Natural Causes
112. Teofilo Medina Jr.03/22/2015Natural Causes
113. Raymond Edward Steele04/22/2015Other
114. Richard James Poynton04/30/2015Natural Causes
115. Michael Lamont Jones05/25/2015Suicide
116. Ronald Harold Seaton08/28/2015Natural Causes
117. Alfredo Rolando Prieto10/01/2015*Executed in VA*
118. Bernard Lee Hamilton03/26/2016Natural Causes
119. Gilbert Raul Rubio06/16/2016Natural Causes
120. Dennis Duane Webb12/13/2016Natural Causes
121. James David Majors01/26/2017Natural Causes
122. Fernando Eros Caro01/28/2017Natural Causes
123. Stevie Lamar Fields02/28/2017Natural Causes
124. Christopher A. Geier08/30/2017Natural Causes
125. Fernando Belmontes Jr.09/29/2017Natural Causes
126. Emilio M. Avalos11/01/2017Acute drug toxicity
127. Joe Henry Abbott01/31/2018Acute drug toxicity
128. Royal K. Hayes05/22/2018Natural Causes
129. Jonathan Fajardo10/05/2018Homicide
130. Robert J. Acremant10/26/2018Natural Causes
131. Andrew Urdiales11/03/2018Suicide
132. Virendra Govin11/04/2018Suicide
133. Herminio Serna12/03/2018Acute drug toxicity
134. Joseph A. Perez Jr.12/04/2018Acute drug toxicity
135. Ronald L. Bell03/08/2019Natural Causes
136. Miguel Magallon04/20/2019Acute drug toxicity
137. Brett Patrick Pensinger05/02/2019Natural Causes
138. John G. Brown 07/07/2019Natural Causes
139. Aswad Pops08/29/2019Suicide
140. Anthony McKnight10/17/2019Natural Causes
141. Spencer Rawlins Brasure11/14/2019Acute Drug Toxicity
142. Lawrence Bittaker12/13/2019Natural Causes
143. Phillip C. Jablonski12/27/2019Natural Causes
144. Thomas Potts02/05/2020Natural Causes
145. John Abel02/15/2020Natural Causes
146. Lonnie D. Franklin Jr.03/28/2020Natural Causes
147. Richard Eugene Stitely06/24/2020Natural Causes
148. Joseph S. Cordova07/01/2020Natural Causes
149. Scott Thomas Erskine07/03/2020Natural Causes
150. Manuel Machado Alvarez07/03/2020Pending
151. Dewayne Micheal Carey07/04/2020Natural Causes
152. David John Reed07/07/2020Natural Causes
153. Jeffrey J. Hawkins07/15/2020Natural Causes
154. Troy A. Ashmus07/20/2020Natural Causes
155. John M. Beames07/21/2020Natural Causes
156. Johnny Avila Jr.07/26/2020Natural Causes
157. Orlando G. Romero08/02/2020Natural Causes
158. Pedro Arias08/09/2020Natural Causes
159. Dean E. Dunlap07/29/2020Pending
160. Noel Jesse Plata12/14/2020Suicide
161. James R. Odle12/18/2020Natural
162. Royce L. Scott12/20/2020Natural
163. Jose Francisco Guerra01/04/2021Natural
164. Louis Peoples01/24/2021Suicide
165. Johnny Mungia03/16/2021Natural
166. Lumord Johnson03/25/2021Pending
167. Charles Edward Crawford II04/28/2021Pending
168. Richard Allen Benson05/31/2021Pending

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: 103
Suicide: 30
Other: 15
Pending: 5
Total Non-Execution Deaths: 153
Total Deaths: 168