Ella M. Hackney, 95, of Ripley, West Virginia, formerly of Walton, died Sunday, November 17,
2002, in the Miletree Center, Spencer, WV.|
She was born May 16, 1905, in Roane County, a daughter of the late James and Caroline
Cosby Hill Carpenter. She was a homemaker and attended Wolfe Valley Church, Wolfe
Survivors include one son, Raymond Hackney of Kenna, WV; one daughter, Evelyn Crihfield of
Ripley; 13 grandchildren and 33 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert J. Hackney; five
sons, Billy Mitchell, Clair, Orville, Clifford and Carroll Hackney; two brothers, Willy and Owens
Carpenter; two half brothers; four sisters, Clara Hargus, Blanche Harris, Ona Moffatt and
A funeral service will be conducted Wednesday, November 20, at 1 p.m. in the John H.
Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, WV, with Pastor Darrell Tacket officiating. Burial will be in
the Davis Cemetery, Cicerone.