Wilburn Johnson

Wilburn Johnson

Age: Unknown

Crime: Killed two children, Sarah Mitchell, age 13, and Willis Mitchell, age 15, on September 27th, 1940 over an argument for $5.00. The crime took place near Neelyville, Missouri.

Execution Date: January 3rd, 1941.

Noted Details: Johnson also killed two others in the same incident which included the children’s grandmother.

Last Meal: Fried chicken, gravy, biscuits, lemon soda and a cigar.