DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : Jerry Givens has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 17, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Heartbroken to hear that Jerry Givens has died from COVID-19. After executing 62 people, Jerry became one of the prominent voices in the movement to abolish the death penalty. He will be missed. https://twitter.com/ShaneClaiborne/status/1070797193068584961 …
Some of the most powerful voices in the abolition movement are the wrongfully-convicted. These men & women were sentenced to die, and later proved innocent. Now they’re free. There are 164 of them. Here are just a few.
— Shane Claiborne (@ShaneClaiborne) December 6, 2018
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.