Anthony D. Staton
31 Years Old

January 30, 1961 to October 12, 1992

Anthony D. "Tony" Staton, of Corpus Christi, Texas, was a loving and caring person who always tried to help those less fortunate. He enjoyed watching movies, listening to tapes and spending time with his two children. He was very close to his oldest sister, and the loss of Tony has left a void in their hearts that cannot be filled.

CIRCUMSTANCES OF THE MURDER

Anthony D. "Tony" Staton, 31, of Corpus Christi, Texas, was shot to death during a robbery at a restaurant on October 12, 1992. There were two trials. Martin Guruleman was convicted of capital murder and sentenced to death; Malisa Smith was convicted of two counts of murder and is sentenced to prison until the year 2005.

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