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Executions

 

 
The current method of execution is Lethal Injection, although a convict may request the electric chair. This list is not all inclusive. 

Convict Date Method Crime Victim(s) Governor
Abney, George 6 Sep 1940 Electric Chair Murder   Maybank
Adams, Sylvester Lewis 18 Aug 1995 Lethal Injection Murder Bryan Chambers Beasley
Arnold, John D 6 Mar 1998 Lethal Injection Murder Betty Gardner Beasley
Atkins, Joseph Ernest 22 Jan 1999 Lethal Injection Murder Karen Patterson and Benjamin F Atkins Hodges
Bell, Larry Gene 4 Oct 1996 Electric Chair Murder Sharon Faye Smith and Debra May Helmick Beasley
Bibbs, Press 29 Mar 1940 Electric Chair Murder   Maybank
Boone, Lee Jones 20 Jan 1956 Electric Chair Murder   Timmerman
Bostick, Louis 11 May 1962 Electric Chair Murder   Hollings
Bounds, Monroe 13 Mar 1942 Electric Chair Murder   Jefferies
Brock, Leo 21 Aug 1953 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Broughton, Joseph 23 Jun 1939 Electric Chair Murder   Maybank
Bullock, Quincey 28 Apr 1961 Electric Chair Murder   Hollings
Butler, Charles Walter 2 Jun 1950 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Byram, Jason Scott 23 Apr 2004 Lethal Injection Murder Julie Johnson Sanford
Byrd, Harold 31 Aug 1956 Electric Chair Murder   Timmerman
Carlton, Starling 1859 Hanging Aiding Runaway Slave   Gist
Carmey, Raymond 7 Jul 1954 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Carter, George 14 Dec 1945 Electric Chair     Williams
Covington, Cleve 3 Jan 1947 Electric Chair Murder   Williams
Daniels, Clay 2 Dec 1955 Electric Chair Rape   Timmerman
Daniels, Junior 2 Dec 1955 Electric Chair Rape   Timmerman
Daniels, Willie Marion 7 Jun 1957 Electric Chair Rape   Timmerman
Dash, Frank Jr 19 Jan 1940 Electric Chair Murder   Maybank
Davis, Anna 29 Sep 1915 Electric Chair Murder John Q Lewis Manning
Davis, Bart 29 Sep 1915 Electric Chair Murder John Q Lewis Manning
Davis, Lawrence 17 Sep 1948 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Davis, William A 20 Jun 1947 Electric Chair Rape   Thurmond
Dickerson, John 2 May 1947 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Downs, William Ernest Jr 14 Jul 2006 Lethal Injection Murder Keenan O'Mailia Sanford
Drayton, Leroy Joseph 12 Nov 1999 Lethal Injection Murder Rhonda Darlene Smith Hodges
Elkins, Michael Eugene 12 Jun 1997 Lethal Injection Murder Patricia Whitt Beasley
Elmore, Larry 4 Aug 1950 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Fisher, John 17 Feb 1820 Hanging Highway Robbery Many Geddes
Fisher, Lavinia 18 Feb 1820 Hanging Highway Robbery Many Geddes
Frazier, Zonnie Jr 11 Dec 1942 Electric Chair Murder   Jefferies
Fuller, Raymond 27 Jul 1956 Electric Chair Murder   Timmerman
Gantt, Carroll 16 Nov 1951 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Gardner, Joseph 5 Dec 2008 Lethal Injection Murder Missi McLauchlin Sanford
Gaskins, Donald Henry 6 Sep 1991 Electric Chair Murder Rudolph Tyner Campbell
Gates, George 9 Dec 1938 Electric Chair Rape   Johnston
Gatlin, L C 19 Jul 1946 Electric Chair Rape Williams
Gaymon, Richard
aka Johnson, Willie
7 Aug 1942 Electric Chair Assault with Intent to Ravish   Jefferies
Gidron, Willie 9 Jan 1948 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Gilbert, Larry 4 Dec 1998 Lethal Injection Murder Ralph Stoudemire Beasley
Gleaton, J D 4 Dec 1998 Lethal Injection Murder Ralph Stoudemire Beasley
Glenn, Otis 12 Mar 1954 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Goodman, L G 29 Jul 1938 Electric Chair Murder   Johnston
Grant, Alchrist 11 Sep 1942 Electric Chair Assault with Intent to Kill   Jefferies
Grant, Bert Junior 25 Jul 1947 Electric Chair Rape   Thurmond
Green, Anthony 23 Aug 2002 Lethal Injection Murder Susan Babich Hodges
Griffin, Meeks 29 Sep 1915 Electric Chair Murder John Q Lewis Manning
Griffin, Thomas 29 Sep 1915 Electric Chair Murder John Q Lewis Manning
Haggins, Talmage 18 Apr 1847 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Hamilton, Bruce 16 Jun 1944 Electric Chair Assault with Intent   Johnston
Harvey, Smith 25 Jan 1952 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Hayden, Willie 27 Aug 1954 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Heyward, Ben 15 Aug 1941 Electric Chair Murder   Maybank
Heyward, Daniel L 11 Jul 1941 Electric Chair Assault with Intent to Ravish   Maybank
Hill, David Clayton 19 Mar 2004 Lethal Injection Murder Spencer Guerry Sanford
Hill, David Mark 6 Jun 2008 Lethal Injection Murder James Riddle, Josie Curry and Michael Gregory Sanford
Hood, Will 11 Apr 1941 Electric Chair Murder   Maybank
Howard, Ernest 2 Jan 1948 Electric Chair Assault with Intent to Ravish   Thurmond
Howard, Ronnie 8 Jan 1999 Lethal Injection Murder Chinh Thi Nguyen Le Beasley
Humphries, Shawn Paul 2 Dec 2005 Lethal Injection Murder Dickie Smith Sanford
Ivey, Thomas Treshawn 8 May 2009 Lethal Injection Murder Sgt Tommy Harrison and Robert Montgomery Sanford
Jackson, Matthew Jr 3 Dec 1948 Electric Chair Rape   Thurmond
Johnson, Richard Charles 3 Mar 2002 Lethal Injection Murder Bruce Kenneth Smalls and C Daniel Swanson Hodges
Johnson, Robert 13 May 1960 Electric Chair Assault with Intent   Hollings
Jones, Freddie 25 Apr 1947 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Jones, Hamp Jr 12 Apr 1956 Suicide Murder   Timmerman
Jones, Hurley 3 Nov 1944 Electric Chair Rape   Johnston
Jones, Jesse 2 Apr 1943 Electric Chair Murder   Johnston
Jordan, Robert 14 Feb 1947 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Judge, Junius A 20 Dec 1946 Electric Chair Murder   Williams
Kornahrens, Fred H III 19 Jul 1996 Lethal Injection Murder Patti Jo Kornahrens, Jason Avant and Harry Wilkerson Beasley
Ladson, Frank 12 Jul 1940 Electric Chair Murder   Maybank
Lincoln, Willie 4 Feb 1949 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Little, James 21 Aug 1953 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Long, Roy
AKA Brooks, Roy
15 Nov 1941 Electric Chair Rape   Harley
Longworth, Richard 4 Apr 2005 Lethal Injection Murder Alex Hopps and James Todd Green Sanford
Lowry, Will 14 Jun 1940 Electric Chair Rape   Maybank
Lucas, Doyle Cecil 15 Nov 1996 Lethal Injection Murder Bill and Evelyn Reyfield Beasley
Matthews, Earl Jr 7 Nov 1997 Lethal Injection Murder Lucia Aimar Beasley
McKinney, Sylvester 16 Jul 1943 Electric Chair Murder   Johnston
McWee, Jerry Bridwell 16 Apr 2004 Lethal Injection Murder John Perry Sanford
Middleton, Frank Jr 22 Nov 1996 Lethal Injection Murder Shirley Mae Mack Beasley
Miller, Roosevelt 12 Dec 1947 Electric Chair Rape   Thurmond
Motts, Jeffrey Brian 6 May 2011 Lethal Injection Murder Charles Douglas Martin Haley
Osborne, Sammie 19 Nov 1943 Electric Chair Murder   Johnston
Outen, Walter James 14 Jul 1961 Electric Chair Rape   Hollings
Passaro, Michael Joseph 13 Sep 2002 Lethal Injection Murder Maggie Passaro Hodges
Payne, Clarence Jr 22 May 1954 Died in Prison Hosp Murder   Byrnes
Pinckney, Cyrus 10 Jul 1942 Electric Chair Assault with Intent to Ravish   Jefferies
Plath, John H 10 Jul 1998 Lethal Injection Murder Betty Gardner Beasley
Pooler, William 1 Aug 1947 Electric Chair Rape   Thurmond
Preylow, E T 30 Jun 1950 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Pritchard, Gullah Jack 12 Jul 1822 Hanging Treason Inciting Slave Revolt Bennett
Priester, J P 18 Apr 1952 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Priester, John H 18 Apr 1952 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Pringle, Leonard 15 Aug 1947 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Pringle, Wash 25 Jan 1946 Electric Chair Rape   Williams
Reed, James Earl 20 Jun 2008 Electric Chair Murder Barbara and Joseph Lafayette Sanford
Roach, James Terry 10 Jan 1986 Electric Chair Murder Tommy Taylor and Carlotta Hartness Riley
Roberts, Sammy 25 Sep 1998 Lethal Injection Murder Bill Spain, Kenneth Krause and Louis Cakley Beasley
Robinson, Charlie 26 May 1961 Electric Chair Rape   Hollings
Rocheville, David 3 Dec 1999 Lethal Injection Murder James Todd Green Hodges
Scott, Lewis 20 Dec 1946 Electric Chair Murder   Williams
Shaw, Joseph Carl 11 Jan 1985 Electric Chair Murder Tommy Taylor and Carlotts Hartness Riley
Short, Peter 21 Aug 1953 Electric Chair Murder   Byrnes
Shuler, Calvin Alphonso 22 Jun 2007 Lethal Injection Murder James Brooks Sanford
Sims, J C 11 Jul 1947 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Sims, Johnnie 16 Jul 1943 Electric Chair Murder   Johnston
Smith, Andrew Lavern 18 Dec 1998 Lethal Injection Murder Christy and Corrie Johnson Beasley
Smith, Charlie T 29 Nov 1946 Electric Chair Murder   Williams
Smith, James Eugene 5 Jul 1957 Electric Chair Murder   Timmerman
South, Robert 31 May 1996 Lethal Injection Murder Daniel Wayne Cogburn Beasley
Stinette, Rose Marie 17 Jan 1947 Electric Chair Murder   Williams
Stinney, George Junius Jr 16 Jun 1944 Electric Chair Murder Betty June Binnicker and Mary Emma Thames Johnston
Thomas, George 20 Feb 1942 Electric Chair Rape   Harley
Timmons, Frank 12 May 1944 Electric Chair Assault with Intent   Johnston
Tolbert, Willie Jr 28 Oct 1949 Electric Chair Rape   Thurmond
Torrence, Michael 6 Sep 1996 Lethal Injection Murder Dennis Lollis, Charles Bush and Cynthia Williams Beasley
Troy, Lee Grant 31 Dec 1948 Electric Chair Rape   Thurmond
Truesdale, Louis Joe Jr 11 Dec 1998 Lethal Injection Murder Rebecca Ann Eudy Beasley
Tucker, James Neil 28 May 2004 Electric Chair Murder Rose Lee, Dolly Oakley and Shannon Mellon Sanford
Vesey, Denmark 2 Jul 1822 Hanging Treason Inciting Slave Revolt Bennett
Waitus, Arthur 15 Apr 1955 Electric Chair Murder   Timmerman
Williams, Luke A 20 Feb 2009 Lethal Injection Murder Linda and Shaun Williams Sanford
Willis, Ernest 15 Aug 1947 Electric Chair Murder   Thurmond
Wise, Hastings Arthur 4 Nov 2005 Lethal Injection Murder Charles Griffeth, David Moore, Leonard Filyaw and Sheryl Wood Sanford
Woodward, Josiah 31 Jan 1941 Electric Chair Assault with Intent to Ravish   Maybank
Woomer, Ronald Rusty 27 Apr 1990 Electric Chair Murder Della Louis Sellers Campbell
Wright, Samuel 13 Jan 1956 Electric Chair Murder   Timmerman
Young, Kevin Dean 3 Nov 2000 Lethal Injection Murder Dennis Ray Hepler Hodges

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