Virginia Chumbley

Photo of Jenny Chumbley, fair-skinned woman with long brown hair cut in bangs. She is wearing a white shirt with blue sleeves. Her head is tilted back and she is smiling.Name: Virginia “Jenny” Chumbley.
Died: August 28, 2013.
Age at death: 44.
Cause of death: Gunshot.
Location: London, Kentucky, USA.
Disability: Breast cancer.

Jenny’s husband shot her in the head as she slept. He claimed he had done it to “stop her suffering”.

Case status:
Ernest Christ Chumbley (Husband), pleaded guilty to manslaughter, sentenced to 13-15 years.

Man who says he killed wife to stop suffering given 15 years