Leslie L. Spinks

#5912, b. 20 Jan 1903, d. 15 Jun 1989
Last Edited:12 Feb 2012

Outline of Life Events:

OccupationHe was employed at Ponchatoula High School as a music director teaching choral and band classes. Later, after their move to Lake Charles, he was music director of the school there.
BirthLeslie L. Spinks was born on 20 Jan 1903.1
MarriageHe married Svante Yvonne Hawkins, daughter of Alvin Luther Hawkins and Mertie Lavina Bjorkgren.2
Death, InformantHe was the informant on the death certificate of his father-in-law, Alvin Luther Hawkins, who died on 7 Jun 1952 at Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA.3
Death, WidowHe was left a widower at age 83, when his wife, Svante Yvonne, died in Feb 1986 at Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA.1
DeathLeslie L. Spinks died at age 86 on 15 Jun 1989, probably in Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, LA.1


  1. [S163] Social Security Death Index, viewed on Ancestry.com.
  2. [S501] The Hammond Vindicator. Hammond, LA.
  3. [S670] LA. Calcasieu Parish. Death certificate. Louisiana Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.