Death row inmate's execution nears

ATMORE, AL (WBRC) - Death row inmate John Forrest Parker is set to die Thursday evening.

The courts refused to stay the execution.

The 42-year-old Parker is scheduled to die by lethal injection Thursday, at Holman Prison in Atmore. He was convicted for the 1998 murder-for-hire death of Elizabeth Dorlene Sennett in Colbert County.

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