Terry Mincey papers

Terry Mincey papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Terry Mincey papers
Dates: 1982-2001
Quantity: 6.0 Linear feet (11 document boxes, 1 oversized box)
Coll. Number: ms3106

Biographical/Historical Note

Terry Mincey was a death row inmate convicted in 1982 for murder, aggravated battery, and armed robbery. He was executed in October of 2001.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, court records regarding Mincey's trials and appeals, medical and visitation records, books, drawings and personal files.


Arranged into 4 series by record type.

Index Terms

Criminal court records.
Death row inmates--Georgia--Correspondence.
Drawings (visual works)
Files (document groupings)
Medical records.
Mincey, Mitchell Terry, 1960-2001
Mincey, Mitchell Terry, 1960-2001 -- Correspondence
Mincey, Mitchell Terry, 1960-2001 -- Trials, litigation, etc.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Terry Mincey papers, MS 3106. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

For related materials on death row inmates in Georgia in this repository, see: MS 3186 Wayne Felker-Jan Burden papers MS 3193 Tracy Lee Housel papers MS 3187 Carl Isaacs papers MS 3189 Byron Ashley Parker papers MS 3266 Carole Butcher papers

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


Series 1: Correspondence

11Correspondence, 1982
2Correspondence, 1983
3Correspondence, 1984
4Correspondence, 1985
5Correspondence, 1986
6Correspondence, 1987
21Correspondence, 1988
2Correspondence, 1989
3Correspondence, 1990
4Correspondence, 1991
5Correspondence, 1992
31Correspondence, 1993
2Correspondence, 1994
3Correspondence, 1995
4Correspondence, 1996
5Correspondence, 1997
6Correspondence, 1998
7Correspondence, 1999
8Correspondence, 2000
9Correspondence, 2001
10Jan Burden - Terry Mincey Letters, Misc., 2001

Series 2: Court records

41Court Filings and Orders, 1982 - 1986
2Court Filings and Orders, 1988
3Court Filings and Orders, 1990, 1997
4Court Filings and Orders, 1997
5 - 10Court Filings and Orders, 1998
11Court Filings and Orders, 1999
12 - 13Court Filings and Orders, 2000
51-9Court filings & orders, 2000
6Transcript- Motion for new trial, 1982
71Transferred files from Bibb Co. Jail to GDCC Jackson

Series 3: Medical and visition records

72-4Visitation records
5Time sheets, Psy. Reports, Physicals Reports, Disc. Reports
6Medical records: eyeglasses and knee injury
7Store Receipts
8Misc. GDCC Memos, Lists, etc.
9Toxic Terrorism, Grievances, etc.
10Medical files: Counselor Reports

Series 4: Notebooks, clippings, and misc.

8Books, notebook, and drawings
9Minecey's file folder: clippings, misc. notes, etc.
101Mincey essays (drafts, published in R & B)
2Furman vs. GA, June 29, 1972
3Photos- Terry Mincey & others
4Cremation documents
6Mincey murder trial- misc. docs from files of Skip Hulett, telegraph reports
7Gift from Barry Lee Burnside
8Gift of Donna De LaPerriee
9Gift of Robert Jones
10Gift of Bonnie Edelman
11Gift of Henry Mincey
111Appeal, 1994
2Affidavits, Psy. Reports, Med. Records (Transcript of Geri to DA)
12Photographs, Scrapbook, Drawings, Clippings