Hargrave Funeral Home

1031 Victor II Blvd, Morgan City, LA


Dorothy M Hackney

August 25, 1930May 29, 2020

Dorothy Mae Chelette Hackney, "AKA Maw Maw Dot " , a native of Lecompte, La. and a resident of Berwick, La., was called to her heavenly home on May 29,2020 surrounded by her loving family.

Dorothy graduated from LeCompte High School and attended Beauty School. She was very involved with her church, her kids and grandkids. She spent her remaining days in Berwick where she was a teachers aid at Berwick Elementary.

Those left to cherish her memory are her children: Elizabeth Mayon and husband Marshall; Terrie Landry and husband Tab; Blake Hackney and wife Tammy; and Deb Pellerin and husband Craig. She is also survived by a sister Ruby Chelette along with 7 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

She is welcomed into heaven by her parents Alton and Vera Chelette, her husband Alan Blake "Pete" Hackney, sister and Brother- in- Law Faye and L.D. Cary, granddaughter Wyndee Todd, grandson Brett Daley and great granddaughter Michaela Daley.

Visitation will be held on Friday June 5,2020 at First Baptist Church in Berwick from 11:00am until time of services. Funeral services will be held at 1:00pm at the church with Rev. Steve Spurling officiating.

Burial will be on Saturday June 6,2020 at 11:00am at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Pineville, LA.

A special thanks goes out to Nikki Hall for her special care and unending love for our mother.

Pallbearers for the service will be: Ryan Harvey, Matthew Favaloro, Jeremy Breaux, Chris Staimpel, Jeremy Jallins and Alan Hackney.

Due to current requirements regarding social distancing and limited gatherings, First Baptist Church can only allow up to 75 guests at a time at the visitation and service.

Those unable to attend the visitation or service due to gathering restrictions are encouraged to leave the family words of comfort online via the add memory link. The family thanks everyone for their love and support, and understanding at this time.


  • Visitation

    Friday, June 5, 2020

  • Services

    Friday, June 5, 2020

  • Graveside Services

    Saturday, June 6, 2020


Dorothy M Hackney

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Judy Hendricks

June 5, 2020

Will always love and miss you Aunt Dot. Love to Liz, Terry, Blake, and Deb. Wish I could have been there for you. Love you guys.

Gail Chelette-Cook

June 1, 2020

My beautiful cousin.

Kelly Tabor

May 31, 2020

Such a beautiful soul inside and out. Thank you for being so nice to me and for our friendship over the years. You were a woman with a good heart and knew what she wanted and got it too lol.
You will be missed. May your soul Rest In Peace. Love you my friend.