McCarty - Evergreen Funeral Home

7426 Asheville Highway, Knoxville, TN


Lucy Carolyn Hackney

May 28, 1933August 1, 2019

HACKNEY, Lucy Carolyn, age 86, went to sleep August 1, 2019. She retired from the University of Tennessee. Preceded in death by parents, Joseph and Katie Chesney; brothers, Olan, Mayford, Leland, and J. Will Chesney; sisters, Iva Mae Shackelford, Zenith Randolph, Cora Hickman, and Mary Cochran. Survived by husband of 58 years, Richard Hackney; sons, Joe (Peggy) Hackney of Knoxville, Greg (Karen) Hackney of Knoxville, and Jeff (Heather) of Maryville; daughter, Debbie (Jim) Rennie of Knoxville; eight grandchildren; ten great grandchildren. Family will receive friends from 5:30-7:30 pm Sunday, August 4th at McCarty-Evergreen Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 7:30 pm. Elder Mark Davidson officiating. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your favorite charity. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery, 3500 Tazewell Pike, Knoxville, TN on Monday, August 5th, at 9:00 am, meeting at the graveside.


  • Visitation Sunday, August 4, 2019
  • Funeral Service Sunday, August 4, 2019
  • Committal Service Monday, August 5, 2019

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