Backstreet Boys Nick Carter’s sister Leslie Carter died of unknown causes at the age of 25. Leslie leaves behind her baby daughter Alyssa and her husband Mike Ashton. Find out more about him.
Leslie Barbara Carter born in June 6, 1986 is the third eldest child of Jane Spaulding and Robert Carter, her older siblings are Nick, Bobbie Jean aka BJ, her youngest are twins Aaron and Sugar.
Her parents got divorced in 2003 the following year her father remarried his girlfriend Ginger Elrod, Leslie has two half siblings 6 year-old Kaden Brent Carter from her father second marriage and 39 year-old Virginia Marie Carter from his first plus her step sister Taelyn Carter from a third marriage.
Leslie starred along her sibling in their reality show The House Of Carters on E!, she was also a song writer and singer in 1999 she signed a music deal with Dreamworks, her single Like Wow was never released since Dreamworks cancelled the released. In 2005 she then relocated in Canada and started a band The Other Half with DJ Porter, Casey Clowater and Mike Ashton in the drums who she would later got married to, Jason Eldon and Sean Smit later joined them. The band later split up in 2009.
In 2008 Leslie got married to her beloved husband 31 year-old Mike Ashton from Espanola, Ontario, they later moved to Toronto where on July 2010 they found out they will be parents. On April 1, 2011 they welcomed their adorable baby daughter Alyssa Jane Ashton.
Mike’s wife died on January 31st, the news was released today, Leslie Carter’s cause of death is still unknown. We send our thoughts and prayers to him, his baby daughter the rest of the Ashton and Carter family, friends and fans throughout this terrible time.