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Grace Blackwell
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Birth: unknown
Death: 1994
Mississippi, USA

79-year-old Grace Blackwell was kidnapped by Rodney Gray and forced to withdraw cash from her bank. At the drive-through window, she presented a blank check to the teller and asked her to fill the check out in the amount of $1200. Although the teller's view of the car's back seat was blocked, she heard Blackwell say, "I'm hurrying, I'm hurrying." The clerk called police, and a search was launched. But after leaving the bank, Gray had time to rape, shoot, and drive the car over the elderly widow. The state of Mississippi executed Gray in 2011. 
Created by: Sikora
Record added: Aug 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95164735

So sorry for the suffering you must have endured
- Mimi
 Added: Feb. 17, 2015

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- Stacey
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