Clinton S. Hackney
Clinton S. Hackney
  • July 20, 1928 - April 8, 2017
  • Tampa, Florida

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Dr. Clinton S. Hackney, age 88, of Tampa, departed this life on April 8, 2017. Dr. Hackney was born July 20, 1928 in Jackson County, WV. He is survived by two children, Michael Hackney and his wife Nancy and Erma Mullenax; an adopted daughter, Joan K. Stilger; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Opal Mace Hackney; son, Carlos Hackney; and grandson, Zachary Mullenax. He received his Bachelor’s degree at Morris Harvey College, Master’s degree from Marshall University, postgraduate work at the University of Florida and a Doctor of Education degree from California Coast University. He spent his adult career in education and was a long-time member of Temple Terrace United Methodist Church where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 11. Visitation will be one-half hour prior to the service. Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Petersburg. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Temple Terrace United Methodist Church.