Article Photos: Bixby woman's killer to be executed Tuesday in Oklahoma 2/4

Surrounded by Mayes County deputies, Steven Ray Thacker is escorted to the Mayes County Courthouse for his sentencing hearing on Dec. 17, 2002 in Pryor. Thacker pleaded guilty to kidnapping, raping and fatally stabbing Laci Dawn Hill, 25, of Bixby. <strong>John Clanton - Tulsa World</strong>