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L. C. Sims
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1925
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 5, 1951
Huntsville
Walker County
Texas, USA

Executed in the electric chair by the State of Texas.

Arrested at home in Josephine, Collin County, Texas, he was charged with rape and attempted murder.

He confessed to raping a 60-year-old Collin County woman and then shooting her six times when she screamed for help. She survived.

Source: The Dallas Morning News: "Charges Filed Against Negro", June 20, 1950; Sentence of Death Given", Sept. 24, 1950; "Adair Executed for Rape", Sept. 05, 1951. 
 
Burial:
Body donated to medical science
Specifically: State Anatomical Board / Texas Dental College
 
Created by: M. Littlejohn
Record added: Aug 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15551350
 

Blessings
- unknown
 Added: Jul. 24, 2011
may god have mercy on your soul sir.
- Kimberly Graham
 Added: Sep. 12, 2008

-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 16, 2007
 
 
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