Biography - A Short Wiki
The first woman to be executed by lethal injection in the U.S., and the first woman to be executed after the 1976 resumption of the death penalty.
She developed an addiction to drugs after a surgery caused her to have chronic and severe back pain.
She was convicted of killing one person, but she confessed to killing six.
How did Velma Barfield die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||52 years|
|Birthday||October 29, 1932|
|Death date||November 2, 1984|
|Place of death||Central Prison, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|