Leslie (McSpadden) Hayden

May 21, 1963 - February 9, 2018
Austin, TX



Saturday, June 9, 2018
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
McCowen & Secord Life Story Funeral Homes
Rupert-Durham Chapel
409 South Main Street
Vicksburg, MI 49097
(269) 649-1697
Driving Directions


Saturday, June 9, 2018
11:00 AM EDT
Vicksburg Cemetery


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Juvenile Diabetes Foundation
Web Site


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Heirloom Rose
407 S. Grand St.
Schoolcraft, MI 49087
(269) 679-3010
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Life Story / Obituary


Leslie Carol McSpadden Hayden of Leander, Texas passed this life on the morning of February 9. 2018 at home. She was born May 21, 1963 to Betty Carol and Ronald Douglas McSpadden in West Memphis, Arkansas. She was 54.

Leslie was a 1981 graduate of Vicksburg High School, Vicksburg, MI and attended Kalamazoo Valley Community College in Kalamazoo, MI.

In 1983 she moved to Austin, Texas where she met and and married the love of her life, for 26 years, Rickey Hayden.

She was preceded in death by her father, Ronald Douglas McSpadden, (1991) and brother, Matthew Douglass McSpadden (1999). She is survived by her husband, Rickey, Step-son Kyle (Susan) Hayden of Orlando, Florida; Mother, Betty (Carl) Stine of Beldenville, Wisconsin; brother Ronald Thomas (Michele) McSpadden of Vicksburg, Michigan and numerous other relatives and friends.

A memorial gathering will take place on Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 10am to 11am at the McCowen & Secord Family Funeral Home, Rupert-Durham Chapel, 409 S. Main, Vicksburg (269-649-1697). Please note due to the car show in town, please come to the funeral home from Highway Street (East “W” Ave). A graveside service will follow at 11am at Vicksburg Cemetery.

Please visit Leslie’s webpage at www.mccowensecord.com where you can read her obituary, sign the guestbook, and share a memory. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Juvenile Diabetes Foundation ww.jdrf.org in Leslie's Name.