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Presumed COVID-19 Offender Deaths

April 7, 2020

Bartolo Infante, 72, died April 7, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Telford Unit April 3. Infante tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Autopsy results are pending.

April 11, 2020

Leonard Clerkly, 62, died April 11, 2020, at Grimes County Hospital. He was transported from the Pack Unit April 11. Preliminary autopsy results suggest pneumonia due to COVID-19 to be a contributing cause of death. Clerkly had served 5 years of a life sentence out of Tarrant County.

April 13, 2020

James Matthews, 68, died April 13, 2020, at the Beto Unit. He was tested for COVID-19. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Matthews had served 17 years of a 40-year sentence out of Hopkins County.

April 14, 2020

Johnny Davis, 60, died April 14, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Telford Unit to a local hospital April 9 and then to Hospital Galveston April 11. Davis suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Davis was serving a 10-year sentence out of Hunt County.

April 15, 2020

James Nealy, 68, died April 15, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Wynne Unit April 15. Nealy tested positive for COVID-19 and preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Nealy was serving a 99-year sentence out of Bell County.

Willie Eanes, 84, died April 20, 2020, at UT Tyler Medical Center. He was transported from the Telford Unit April 14. Eanes tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Eanes was serving a 45-year sentence out of Tarrant County.

April 18, 2020

Darrin Houston, 55, died April 18, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Estelle Unit April 14. He tested positive for COVID-19 and preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Houston had served 10 years of a life sentence out of Dallas County.

Elijah Neighbors, 64, died April 18, 2020, at a local hospital in Huntsville. He was transported from the Wynne Unit in Huntsville on April 17, 2020. Offender Neighbors tested positive for COVID-19 on April 18, 2020. Final autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 12 years on a life sentence out of Victoria County.

April 19, 2020

Luis Garza, 53, died April 19, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit April 15. Garza tested positive for COVID-19 and was suffering from a pre-existing medical condition. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Garza had served 12 years of a 25-year sentence out of Dallas County.

April 21, 2020

James Lorke, 65, died April 21, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit April 16. Hohn tested positive for COVID-19. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Lorke had served 28 years of a 99-year sentence out of Bexar County.

April 22, 2020

Robert Hohn, 79, died April 22, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Telford Unit April 14 to a local hospital and then to Hospital Galveston. Hohn tested positive to COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Hohn was serving a 50-year sentence out of Liberty County.

April 23, 2020

Timothy Bazrowx, 63, died April 23, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit April 17. He tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Bazrowx was serving a 20-year sentence out of Ellis County.

Harold Dean Wilson, 65, died April 23, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Terrell Unit April 18. He tested positive for COVID-19. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Wilson was serving a 20-year sentence out of Randall County.

Thomas Rodriguez, 79, died April 23, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit to Huntsville Memorial Hospital and then transported to Hospital Galveston April 19. Rodriguez tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Rodriguez was serving a life sentence out of Harris County.

Frederick Ebenal, 76, died April 23, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Telford Unit. Ebenal tested positive for COVID-19. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. He had served 28 years of a 48-year sentence out of Tom Green County.

April 24, 2020

Nathaniel Morgan, 77, died April 24, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit April 22. Morgan tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Morgan was serving a life sentence out of Tarrant County.

April 25, 2020

Nicholas Paredez, 82, died April 25, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Estelle Unit to a local hospital April 22 and then transported to Hospital Galveston April 23. Paredez suffered from pre-existing medical conditions and preliminary autopsy results suggest pneumonia due to COVID-19 as a contributing cause of death. Paredez had served 16 years of a 25-year sentence.

Gary Hampton, 64, died April 25, 2020, at a local hospital in Huntsville, He was transported from the Wynne Unit in Huntsville on April 17, 2020. Offender Hampton tested positive for COVID-19 on April 17, 2020. Final autopsy results indicate that in addition to pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 16 years on a life sentence out of Tarrant County.

April 26, 2020

Michael Milligan, 64, died April 26, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Terrell Unit April 19. Milligan tested positive for COVID-19. Him family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Milligan had served 7 years of a 30-year sentence out of Tarrant County.

Vaughn Harvey, 70, died April 26, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit to a local hospital April 22 and then transported to Hospital Galveston April 23. He tested positive for COVID-19. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Harvey was serving a life sentence out of Smith County.

David Randle, 57, died April 26, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Estelle Unit on April 17 and then Hospital Galveston April 18. Randle tested positive for COVID-19. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Randle had served 15 years of a 60-year sentence out of Brown County.

Paul Brown, 55, died April 26, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit April 18. Brown tested positive for COVID-19. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Brown had served 7 years of a 50-year sentence out of Orange County.

April 28, 2020

Vidal Zaragoza, 68, died April 28, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Estelle Unit in Huntsville on April 23, 2020. Offender Zaragoza tested positive for COVID-19 on April 21, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served 14 years of a 17-year sentence out of Harris County.

April 29, 2020

Bennie Skinner, 79, died April 29, 2020, at Wadley Hospital. He was transported from the Telford Unit April 21. Skinner tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but pneumonia due to COVID-19 is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Skinner had served 30 years of a life sentence out of Parker County.

Ralph Neely, 70, died April 29, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Robertson Unit April 17. Neely tested positive for COVID-19. Preliminary autopsy indicates the virus as a preliminary cause of death. Neely had served 26 years of a life sentence out of Jefferson County.

May 2, 2020

Terry Jackson, 57, died May 2, 2020, at Northwest Texas Hospital. He was transported from the Clements Unit April 25. Jackson suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Jackson had served 14 years of a 45-year sentence out of Lamar County.

Tommy Rodriguez, 62, died May 2, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Telford Unit on April 13. Rodriguez tested positive for COVID-19. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Rodriguez had served 14 years of a life sentence out of Harris County.

Edward Lamoyne King, 60, died May 2, 2020 at a local hospital. He was transported from the Telford Unit in New Boston on April 27, 2020. Offender King tested positive for COVID-19 on April 29, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served 9 years of a 35-year sentence out of Williamson County.

May 3, 2020

Ramchand Jagaroo, 66, died May 3, 2020, at Northwest Texas Hospital. He was transported from the Clements Unit April 26. Jagaroo suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Jagaroo had served 16 years of a life sentence out of Harris County.

Miguel Arciba, 62, died May 3, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Telford Unit April 13. Arciba tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Arciba had served 13 years of a life sentence out of Ellis County.

May 4, 2020

Danilo Garza, 65, died May 4, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Eastham Unit April 28. Garza tested positive for COVID-19. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death.

Charles Edward Burke, 62, died May 4, 2020 at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Scott Unit in Angleton on May 3, 2020. Offender Burke tested positive for COVID-19 on April 30, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served nearly 3 years of a 50-year sentence out of Orange County.

Reginal Dewayne Jones, 65, died May 4, 2020, at the Robertson Unit in Abilene. Offender Jones tested positive for COVID-19 on May 4, 2020. Final autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 16 years on a 55-year sentence out of Brazos County.

May 5, 2020

Daniel Thompson, 71, died May 5, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit April 30. Thompson suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Thompson had served 24 years of a 50-year sentence out of Harris County.

Gerald Barragan, 62, died May 5, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Terrell Unit April 26. Barragan suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but pneumonia due to COVID-19 is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Barragan had served 11 months of a 5-year sentence out of Kendall County.

Alfredo De La Vega, 54, died May 5, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Montford Unit April 27. De La Vega suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. De La Vega had served 20 years of a 20-year sentence out of Bexar County.

May 6, 2020

Marion Sayles, 62, died May 6, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Telford Unit April 15. Sayles tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but pneumonia due to COVID-19 is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Sayles had served 8 years of a life sentence out of Dallas County.

May 8, 2020

Joe Rodriguez Coronado, 71, died May 8, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit to the Estelle Unit in Huntsville on April 18, 2020, and then to Hospital Galveston on May 3, 2020. Offender Coronado tested positive for COVID-19 on April 19, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served nearly 24 years of a 55-year sentence out of Dallas County.

David Martinez, 54, died May 8, 2020, at the West Texas Hospital co-located with the Montford Unit. He was transported from the Smith Unit in Lamesa on April 10, 2020. Offender Martinez tested positive for COVID-19 on April 10, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served 5 years on an 8-year sentence out of Nueces County.

May 9, 2020

Jose Victor Bonilla, 63, died May 9, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Terrell Unit in Rosharon on April 27, 2020. Offender Bonilla tested positive for COVID-19 on April 27, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served 7 years of a 30-year sentence out of Harris County.

Gilbert Briseno, 70, died May 9, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Estelle Unit in Huntsville on May 2, 2020. Offender Briseno tested positive for COVID-19 on April 27, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served nearly 8 years of a 25-year sentence out of Travis County.

May 10, 2020

David Quintero, 70, died May 10, 2020, at the Jester III Unit. He tested positive for COVID-19 and preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Quintero had served 7 years of a 15-year sentence out of Bexar County.

Adrian Duncan, 51, died May 10, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Scott Unit April 26. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a possible cause of death. Duncan had served nearly 10 years of a 35-year sentence out of Harris County.

James Powers, 77, died May 10, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Ellis Unit May 5. Powers tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of his death. Powers had served 9 years of a 20-year sentence out of Taylor County.

May 11, 2020

Jeffrey Davis, 45, died May 11, 2020, in Tyler. He was transported from the Beto Unit May 2. Davis tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a possible cause of death. Davis had served 3 years of a 15-year sentence out of Galveston County.

Thomas Weber, 52, died May 11, 2020, at HCA Hospital Conroe. He was transported from the Wynne Unit May 10. Weber tested positive for the COVID-19 virus and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a possible cause of death. Weber had served 7 years of a 30-year sentence out of Polk County.

May 12, 2020

Anthony Edwards, 52, died May 12, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit in Huntsville on April 26, 2020. Offender Edwards tested positive for COVID-19 on April 27, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served over 24 years of a life sentence out of Harrison County.

Danyel Roshon Sims, 43, died May 12, 2020, at a local hospital in Lubbock. He was transported from the Montford Unit in Lubbock on April 27, 2020. Offender Sims tested positive for COVID-19 on April 24, 2020. Final autopsy results indicate that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 10 years on an 18-year sentence out of Harris County.

Mario Olvera-Vasquez, 75, died May 12, 2020, at a local hospital in Amarillo. He was transported from the Clements Unit in Amarillo on April 16, 2020. Offender Olvera-Vasquez tested positive for COVID-19 on April 16, 2020. Final autopsy results indicate that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served five years on multiple 12-year sentences out of McLennan County.

May 14, 2020

Michael Shane Brown, 59, died May 14, 2020, at a hospital in Tyler. He was transported from the Eastham Unit in Lovelady on May 3, 2020. Offender Brown tested positive for COVID-19 on May 4, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served 24 years of a 30-year sentence out of Harris County.

May 15, 2020

Jose Martinez, 67, died May 15, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Clements Unit in Amarillo April 18. Martinez tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. He suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a possible cause of death. Martinez had served 23 years of a life sentence out of Hockley County.

May 19, 2020

David Uhrich, 60, died May 19, 2020. at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota May 13. Uhrich tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. He suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a possible cause of death. Uhrich had served 1 year and 9 months of a 5-year sentence out of Travis County.

May 25. 2020

Edward Chandler Hughes, Jr., 74, died May 25, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Jester III Unit May 17. Hughes tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Hughes had served 48 years of a life sentence out of Dallas County.

Harvey Lee Wendt, 79, died May 25, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Jester III Unit May 8. Wendt tested positive for COVID-19. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Wendt had served 31 years of a 45-year sentence out of Harris County.

Bernard Ferguson, 60, died May 25, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Goree Unit May 6. Ferguson tested positive for COVID-19 and the preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus was a contributing cause of death. Ferguson had served 43 years of a life sentence out of Bell County.

Rafael Cruz, 76, died May 25, 2020, at a local hospital in Amarillo. He was transported from the Clements Unit in Amarillo on May 18, 2020. Offender Cruz tested positive for COVID-19 on April 27, 2020. Final autopsy results indicate that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over nine years on an 18-year sentence out of Brazos County.

May 26, 2020

Richard Calvin Gipson, 52, died May 26, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Michael Unit in Tennessee Colony on May 8, 2020. Offender Gipson tested positive for COVID-19 on May 8, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 14 years on a life sentence out of Smith County.

May 28, 2020

Herman Martinez, 70, died May 28, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Estelle Unit May 12. Martinez tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Martinez had served 6 years of a 15-year sentence out of Bexar County.

Cedric Dewayne Lacy, 65, died May 28, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit May 12. Lacy tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Lacy had served nearly 30 years of a 45-year sentence out of Dallas County.

David Brooks, 65, died May 28, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Polunsky Unit May 12. Brooks tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Brooks had served 45 years of a life sentence out of Harris County.

Jose Guzman, 61, died May 28, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Michael Unit in Tennessee Colony on May 19, 2020. Offender Guzman tested positive for COVID-19 on May 19, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 16 years on a 20-year sentence out of Hidalgo County.

May 30, 2020

Jose Perez, 70, died May 30, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Wynne Unit May 27. Perez tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Brooks had served 11 years of a 90-year sentence out of El Paso County.

June 2, 2020

Joe Channel, 62, died June 2, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Gist Unit May 24. Channel tested positive for COVID-19. His family declined an autopsy, but the virus is presumed to be a contributing cause of death. Channel had served 10 months of a 3-year sentence out of Nacogdoches County.

Nicolas Andres Sanchez, 28, died June 2, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Jester III Unit in Richmond on May 20, 2020. Offender Sanchez tested positive for COVID-19 on May 22, 2020. The preliminary results of an autopsy indicated that COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served 1 year of a 3-year sentence out of Dallas County.

June 4, 2020

Michael Lynn Sprague, 72, died June 4, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota to a local hospital on May 25, 2020. Offender Sprague tested positive for COVID-19 on May 23, 2020. The preliminary results of an autopsy suggest COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 30 years of a life sentence out of Dallas County.

Antonio Fernandez Ayala, 79, died June 4, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 1, 2020. Offender Ayala tested positive for COVID-19 on June 1, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 3 years on a 15-year sentence out of Johnson County.

Stephen Lewis Smith, 70, died June 4, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Michael Unit in Tennessee Colony on June 3, 2020. Offender Smith tested positive for COVID-19 on June 4, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 10 years on a life sentence out of Denton County.

June 5, 2020

Isidro Hernandez, 70, died June 5, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit May 28. Hernandez tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. Preliminary autopsy results suggest the virus as a contributing cause of death. Hernandez had served 16 years of a 50-year sentence out of Bell County.

June 6, 2020

Charles Hart, 71, died June 6, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit June 2. Hart tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. No autopsy was performed. Hart had served nearly 38 years of a life sentence out of Dallas County.

Roy Lee Bosier, 59, died June 6, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Estelle Unit in Huntsville to Hospital Galveston on May 14, 2020. Offender Bosier tested positive for COVID-19 on May 10, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served 29 years of a 99-year sentence out of Harris County.

June 7, 2020

David Erasmo Garcia, 83, died June 7, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll to Hospital Galveston on June 2, 2020. Offender Garcia tested positive for COVID-19 on June 1, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served 25 years of a 30-year sentence for murder out of Dimmit County.

June 9, 2020

George Bond, 79, died June 9, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit. Bond tested positive for COVID-19 and suffered from pre-existing medical conditions. No autopsy was performed. Bond had served 2 years of a 15-year sentence out of Titus County.

June 11, 2020

James Allen Smith, 73, died June 11, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Estelle Unit in Huntsville. Offender Smith tested positive for COVID-19 on May 6, 2020, and had been treated at Hospital Galveston. He had pre-existing medical conditions and his preliminary autopsy results indicate that COVID-19 was a contributing cause in his death. He had served nearly 4 months of a 9-month sentence out of Bastrop County.

Edward Hawkins Jr., 63, died June 11, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Terrell Unit in Rosharon on May 27, 2020. Offender Hawkins tested positive for COVID-19 on June 9, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 16 years on a 45-year sentence out of Galveston County.

June 12, 2020

Florencio Zarate Salas, 62, died June 12, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll to Hospital Galveston on June 10, 2020. Offender Salas tested positive for COVID-19 on June 5, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results suggest that COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served eleven years of a 15-year sentence out of Hidalgo County.

Earnest Jones Jr., 62, died June 12, 2020, at a hospital in Bryan. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota on June 11, 2020. Offender Jones tested positive for COVID-19 on June 4, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that COVID-19 was a contributing cause in his death. He had served 6 years of a 12-year sentence out of Houston County.

June 13, 2020

James Gibson, 65, died June 13, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota on May 28, 2020. Offender Gibson tested positive for COVID-19 on May 29, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that he suffered from multiple medical conditions and that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 27 years of a 35-year sentence out of Bexar County.

June 14, 2020

Terry Lee Walls, 67, died June 14, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Jester III Unit in Richmond on June 5, 2020. Offender Walls tested positive for COVID-19 on June 5, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 15 years on a 25-year sentence out of Harris County.

Stephen Allan Fox, 62, died June 14, 2020, at a local hospital in Bryan. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota on May 29, 2020. Offender Fox tested positive for COVID-19 on May 23, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 21 years and 6 months on a 99-year sentence out of Palo Pinto County.

June 15, 2020

Jimmy Ray Malone, 76, died June 15, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota to a local hospital on May 31, 2020, and then to Hospital Galveston on June 14, 2020. Offender Malone tested positive for COVID-19 on May 31, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served 1 year and 7 months of a 7-year sentence out of Collin County.

Gerald Earl Gilbert, 69, died June 15, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll to a local hospital on June 5, 2020, and then to Hospital Galveston on June 10, 2020. Offender Gilbert tested positive for COVID-19 on June 6, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served nearly 17 years of a 20-year sentence out of Harris County.

Frankie Randall, 63, died June 15, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 10, 2020. Offender Randall tested positive for COVID-19 on June 8, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 14 years and 9 months on a 25-year sentence out of Dallas County.

June 16, 2020

David Turner, 67, died June 16, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 14, 2020. Offender Turner tested positive for COVID-19 on June 5, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 3 years and 6 months on a 25-year sentence out of Comal County.

Daniel Perez Martinez, 71, died June 16, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 9, 2020. Offender Martinez tested positive for COVID-19 on June 8, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 10 years on a 25-year sentence out of Harris County.

James Brewer, 49, died June 16, 2020, at the Jester III Unit in Richmond. Offender Brewer tested positive for COVID-19 on June 2, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 7 years on a 30-year sentence out of Dallas County.

Lewis Anderson, 55, died June 16, 2020, at a local hospital. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota on June 7, 2020. Offender Anderson tested positive for COVID-19 on June 7, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 24 years on a 40-year sentence out of Tarrant County.

June 18, 2020

Henry Daniel Farr, 71, died June 18, 2020, at the Duncan Unit in Diboll. Offender Farr tested positive for COVID-19 on June 5, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 18 years of a 20-year sentence out of Harris County.

Jesus Rodriguez, 68, died June 18, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota on May 30, 2020. Offender Rodriguez tested positive for COVID-19 on May 23, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 3 years on an 8-year sentence out of Bell County.

June 19, 2020

James Robert Sampley, 59, died June 19, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota on May 25, 2020. Offender Sampley tested positive for COVID-19 on May 30, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of prior medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 5 years and 9 months on a 15-year sentence out of Eastland County.

June 21, 2020

Tommy Russ Shoefstall, 62, died June 21, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Pack Unit in Navasota on June 13, 2020. Offender Shoefstall tested positive for COVID-19 on June 8, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 25 years on a 60-year sentence out of Clay County.

David Rene Martinez, 61, died June 21, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Michael Unit in Tennessee Colony to a local hospital on May 22, 2020, and then to Hospital Galveston on June 4, 2020. Offender Martinez tested positive for COVID-19 on May 22, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing cause in his death. He had served 2 years on a 65-year sentence out of Harris County.

June 24, 2020

James Lee Price, 71, died June 24, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 6, 2020. Offender Price tested positive for COVID-19 on June 7, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of pre-existing conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing cause in his death. He had served 2 years on a 7-year sentence out of Tarrant County.

Mario Limone Saucedo, 72, died June 24, 2020, at a local hospital in Beaumont. He was transported from the Stiles Unit in Beaumont on June 2, 2020. Offender Saucedo tested positive for COVID-19 on May 12, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to pre-existing health conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 17 years on three consecutive 12-year sentences out of Menard County.

June 25, 2020

Alvin Ray Spencer, 65, died June 25, 2020, at the West Texas Hospital in Lubbock.He was transported from the Smith Unit in Lamesa on May 11, 2020. Offender Spencer tested positive for COVID-19 on May 11, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 18 years on a 35-year sentence out of Eastland County.

Baldemar Deleon, Jr., 70, died June 25, 2020, at a local hospital in Jacksonville. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 6, 2020. Offender Deleon tested positive for COVID-19 on June 5, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 14 years on a 50-year sentence out of Collin County.

June 27, 2020

Paul Alexander Casiano, 51, died June 27, 2020, at Hospital Galveston.He was transported from the Dominguez Unit in San Antonio on June 23, 2020. Offender Casiano tested positive for COVID-19. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 1 year on a 6-year sentence out of Kendall County.

June 28, 2020

Raynaldo Perez, 72, died June 28, 2020, at a local hospital in Port Arthur. He was transported from the Stiles Unit in Beaumont on June 28, 2020. Offender Perez tested positive for COVID-19 on June 28, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to a number of pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing cause of death. He had served over 26 years on a 30-year sentence out of Victoria County.

Phillip Daniel Tompkins, 66, died June 28, 2020, at a local hospital in Richmond. He was transported from the Jester III Unit in Richmond on June 19, 2020. Offender Tompkins tested positive for COVID-19 on June 20, 2020. Preliminary autopsy results indicate that in addition to pre-existing medical conditions, COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 39 years on a life sentence out of Harris County.

Alvin Murray, 71, died June 28, 2020, at a local hospital in Tyler. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 12, 2020. Offender Murray tested positive for COVID-19 on June 8, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 3 years on a 20-year sentence out of Houston County.

June 29, 2020

Gilbert Gomez, 73, died June 29, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 18, 2020. Offender Gomez tested positive for COVID-19 on June 19, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 9 years on a 25-year sentence out of Harris County.

Jose Faide Morones, 70, died June 29, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 9, 2020. Offender Morones tested positive for COVID-19 on June 5, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 15 years on a 25-year sentence out of Harris County.

July 1, 2020

Elias Villanueva, Jr., 74, died July 1, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Estelle Unit in Huntsville on June 30, 2020. Offender Villanueva tested positive for COVID-19 on May 2, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 6 years on a 20-year sentence out of Bell County.

July 4, 2020

Willie Koehler, 75, died July 4, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Stiles Unit in Beaumont on June 26, 2020. Offender Koehler tested positive for COVID-19 on June 27, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 11 years on a life sentence out of Brazoria County.

July 6, 2020

Jimmy Ray Price, 82, died July 6, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 17, 2020. Offender Price tested positive for COVID-19 on June 18, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 24 years on a 25-year sentence out of Panola County.

Juan Torres, 67, died July 6, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 10, 2020. Offender Torres tested positive for COVID-19 on June 11, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 17 years on a 20-year sentence out of Bexar County.

July 10, 2020

Ambrosio Salinas, 79, died July 10, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Duncan Unit in Diboll on June 14, 2020. Offender Salinas tested positive for COVID-19 on June 5, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 16 years on a 25-year sentence out of Nueces County.

July 16, 2020

Carl Malone, 59, died July 16, 2020, at a local hospital in Palestine. He was transported from the Coffield Unit in Palestine on July 11, 2020. Offender Malone tested positive for COVID-19 on June 2, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 36 years on a life sentence out of Harris County.

July 20, 2020

John Preston Creech, 72, died July 20, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Stiles Unit in Beaumont on June 24, 2020. Offender Creech tested positive for COVID-19 on June 24, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 11 years on a life sentence out of Collin County.

July 21, 2020

Ronnie James Sparks, 55, died July 21, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Ramsey Unit in Rosharon on June 30, 2020. Offender Sparks tested positive for COVID-19 on June 29, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served nearly 22 years on a 45-year sentence out of Dallas County.

July 25, 2020

Dennis Lynn Lowry, 72, died July 25, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Ramsey Unit in Rosharon on July 13, 2020. Offender Lowry tested positive for COVID-19 on July 7, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served 15 years on a 20-year sentence out of Tarrant County.

Osa Alohanaeke, 56, died July 25, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Polunsky Unit in Livingston on July 12, 2020. Offender Alohanaeke tested positive for COVID-19 on July 25, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served five years on a 40 year sentence out of Fort Bend County.

July 27, 2020

David Hernandez, 57, died July 27, 2020, at Hospital Galveston. He was transported from the Stiles Unit in Beaumont on July 18, 2020. Offender Hernandez tested positive for COVID-19 on July 18, 2020. There was no autopsy conducted, but medical evidence suggests that COVID-19 was a contributing factor in his death. He had served over 15 years on a 45-year sentence out of Bexar County.