"I know who you are. You're Lee Everett. You're a professor from Athens, who killed a state senator who was sleeping with your wife."
Carley mentioned to Lee about how he killed the state senator and following the trial.[src]

The Georgia State Senator is an unnamed and unseen character mentioned on Telltale Games' The Walking Dead: Season One. He was killed by Lee Everett, after Lee found him sleeping with his wife.


Athens, Georgia

At somepoint, the senator somehow gained entry into a house in Athens, Georgia and was caught in bed with a woman. After her husband came home and caught the two together, the senator wound up in a fight where the husband, Lee Everett, accidentally killed him. As a result of this, Lee was arrested and his marriage fell apart.


Season 1

"A New Day"

After being convicted of murdering the state senator, Lee was heading towards Meriwether County Correctional Facility being escorted by a police officer.

In the Everett Pharmacy Drugstore, the state senator was mentioned by Carley as she had been following Lee's trial for killing the senator. Carley didn't think Lee was inherently bad despite having killed a man.

Another survivor, Larry can mention the Senator, when he threatens Lee with telling everyone in their group about the murder if Lee was to act in a way that brought harm on others.

"Starved For Help"

The state senator was mentioned by Lee if he tells Carley about what happened when he killed him. (Determinant) Lee admits that he caught him and his wife in bed together, revealing his wife was cheating on Lee during on this period. He admits the death was an accident. (Determinant)

Carley can convince Lee that telling the others about his past could help his relationships. He can reveal to Kenny and Katjaa that his wife's affair was the reason involved with the murder of the senator. Katjaa appears to not want to hear much about Lee's motivation for killing the senator after she hears the initial explanation about an apparent relation between Lee's wife and the senator. (Determinant)

"No Time Left"

Lee can mention the senator and the situation that arose to the Stranger.


Killed By

He was killed by Lee after he was caught sleeping with Lee's wife.


  • In unused audio clips, his name is revealed to be Sam. [1]
  • The senator is the first character killed in the series.
  • The senator's death was accidental due to Lee catching his wife with him, which broke into a fight that caused the Senator's death.
  • According to unused audio files the senator was an old friend of Lee's.


Unnamed or Unseen Characters
Rural Georgia Radio OfficerThomasBreckonSteveManPolice OfficerResidentMrs. Richards
Save-Lots Bandits BartBandit 1Bandit 2Bandit 3Bandit 4Bandit 5Bandit 6Bandit 7
Stone Mountain High School Jenny
Savannah Fivel's FatherFivel's MotherHusbandWife
Crawford Molly's SisterJimmyWaltnerLangley BennoHermanBanksLyonsSheppard
Stranger's Family AdamStrangerElizabeth
Sam's Family Camp MotherDaughterFather
Howe's Hardware StanRadio SurvivorAnnouncerNick's MotherGeorge
Wellington FrankNancyDanDebWellington Woman
Rashid's Family Daughter 1Daughter 2Vanessa
Monroe MikeColonist 3Colonist 4Colonist 5Colonist 1Colonist 2
Scavenger Group Scavenger Man 1Scavenger Man 2
Prescott Female Villager
Richmond Guard 1Guard 2
The New Frontier Villager KidGuard 2Guard 4Guard 5Bandit 5Guard 1Guard 3Bandit 1Bandit 2Bandit 3Bandit 4
Ericson's Boarding School HeadmasterJustinTherissaJasperErinJoeyMaddieLamarAlexDeweyTreyStephanie
Miscellaneous Lee's Ex-WifeAlfredBroadcasterMrs. MooreT.J.AbigailDonnaCarlosSteveEllenDierceVanessa's DaughterDavid's Ex-WifeBaseball KidViolet's GrandmotherDonnaJaimeTrain EngineerMacSenator
Animals Ruby's HorseGeoffKingdom HorseClementine's HorsePeanutFranklin
Walkers Notable Zombies
Alive characters appear in green. Dead characters appear in red and italics. Unknown characters appear in blue. Undead characters appear in gray and italics. Determinant characters appear in purple. With italics, determinant characters either die or turn undead. Without italics, determinant characters either die, stay alive, or are left with unknown status.
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