Larry Adams, was given a death sentence for not only killing his daughter Lora, but also Lora's mother during a violent fight. He shot her mother twice with one handgun and five times with another one before shooting Lora in the forehead. Lora's autopsy revealed that she had been looking at her father when he shot her due to gunpowder residue in her eyes.
Kirksey pleaded guilty in the 1988 beating death of Michael A. Fox at a downtown motel and was sentenced to death