FILE: Marion Wilson Jr. Wilson was convicted of murdering a prison guard in Georgia more than two decades earlier.
Wilson told his friends, family and supporters before he was given a lethal injection of pentobarbital to the state prison in Jackson: "I love you forever." Death can not stop Can not nothing to stop him
He accepted a proposal to read the prayer.The chief left the execution chamber at 21:40 and Wilson was declared dead 12 minutes later
Wilson was convicted in November 1997 for abusive murder, armed robbery, kidnapping of a motor vehicle, fire of a firearm at the time of committing a crime and possession of a rifle shot.But, who was found guilty of the same charges a year later, was executed in May 2018.
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The murder occurred on March 28, 1996, after Parks went to Walmart to buy cat food, leaving his car in the front. Witness heard that Bates was asking about the riding parks, and several people saw them entering Parks car, according to the Georgia High Court's summary and the testimonies presented during the trial. in the back as they left. Within a short distance, the men ordered Parks to get out of the car, shoot him in the back of his head and steal his car, the prosecutor said. District Prosecutor Fred Bright said Wilson "has bared (parked) the brains on the side of the road."
The park brother, Chris Parks, witnessed the executions of Butts and Wilson. He told the Associated Press last week that he was disappointed with how long he was taking the death sentences. Now, he said, he hopes his family can begin to heal. "But what is done is that it is a starting point for me, my father, our family, to finally find some kind of closure and begin healing."
Associated Press contributed to this report