Lincoln, died Jan. 29, 2014, at the residence. He began many businesses in Alabama, including The Foundation for Better Health. He enjoyed farming, traveling, and photography. Parents Jim and Margaret Hackney predeceased him.
Surviving are daughter Rebekah Hackney (Bryan) Crumpler; sons Michael Thomas ( Whitney) Hackney, James Gabriel Hackney, Jordan Leigh Hackney; a grandson to be born soon; sister Marguerite Hackney; brother James Timothy (Sandra) Hackney.
J. Stephen Jones officiated the 2:30 p.m. graveside service Feb. 2 at Lincoln Cemetery. The family suggests donations to United Cerebral Palsy, to honor his son, Jordan Hackney, at www.ucp.org.