Family Gunned Down, Son to Blame

Bart Whitaker felt anger toward his family despite a seemingly happy childhood.

A Murderer in the Family

'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
'Murder by Family': Thomas "Bart" Whitaker is awaiting execution for hatching a plot to kill his entire family.
The Whitaker family took a variety of vacations, from visiting nearby Houston or Austin to skiing trips and a trip to Cancun. When looking back on Bart Whitaker's upbringing, it is hard for many to fathom why he wanted to kill his family, who seemed to love him and give him everything he needed. (Courtesy Kent Whitaker)
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