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Since 1976, ten individuals convicted of capital murder have been executed by the state of Mississippi.

Executed person Date of execution Method Victims Under Governor
1 Jimmy Lee Gray 2 September 1983 gas chamber Deressa Jean Seales William Winter
2 Edward Earl Johnson 20 May 1987 gas chamber J. T. Trest William Allain
3 Connie Ray Evans 8 July 1987 gas chamber Arun Phwa William Allain
4 Leo Edwards, Jr. 21 June 1989 gas chamber Linzy Don Dixon Ray Mabus
5 Tracy Alan Hansen 17 July 2002 lethal injection David Bruce Ladner Ronnie Musgrove
6 Jessie Derrell Williams 11 December 2002 lethal injection Karon Ann Pierce Ronnie Musgrove
7 John B. Nixon, Sr. 14 December 2005 lethal injection Virginia Tucker Haley Barbour
8 Bobby Glen Wilcher 18 October 2006 lethal injection Katie Bell Moore and Velma Odell Noblin Haley Barbour
9 Earl Wesley Berry 21 May 2008 lethal injection Mary Bounds Haley Barbour
10 Dale Leo Bishop 23 July 2008 lethal injection Marcus James Gentry Haley Barbour

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