June 15, 1941 - October 15, 2018
Leslie Spears, Jr. passed away Monday, October 15, 2018 at his home in Franklinton, LA., at the age of 77. He was an avid member of Thomas Baptist Church.
Leslie is survived by his wife of 37 years Cindy Gaither Spears of Franklinton, LA. Four sons Garland Leslie Spears and his wife Judy of Bogalusa, LA., Gary Lamar Spears of Franklinton, LA., Brandon Leslie of Franklinton, LA. & Christopher Allen Spears and his wife Emily of Franklinton, LA. Two daughters Tyrie Rogers and her husband Billy Joe of Franklinton, LA., & Stephanie Dawn Phillips and her husband Jason of Cullman, AL. Two sisters Rita Mae Breland and her husband Louis of Franklinton, LA. & Mary Lou Bufkin of Thomas, LA. One sister-in-law Billie Sue Spears of Franklinton, LA. He is also survived by numerous grandchildren, greatgrandchildren, nieces & nephews.
Leslie is preceded in death by his first wife Cynthia Dillon Spears. His parents Leslie & Frances Creel Spears, Sr. Four brothers Richard Spears, Lander Spears, Willie J. Spears & Will Loyd Spears.
Visitation will be at Thomas Missionary Baptist Church on October 18, 2018 from 9:30 am to 2 pm followed by the Funeral Service.
Interment will be in Thomas Cemetery.