|Birth: ||Jul. 24, 1925|
|Death: ||Sep. 5, 1951|
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.
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
Added: Jul. 24, 2011
may god have mercy on your soul sir.|
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