Phillip David Hackney, age 67, of Mena, Arkansas died on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at the Christus Dubuis Hospital in Hot Springs, Arkansas. He was born on Tuesday, August 18, 1953 to Charlie and Katherine Martin Hackney in Mena, Arkansas.
Phillip was a Christian man who attended the Feed My Sheep Church in Mena for many years. People close to him say that he was a good country boy who always lived life to the fullest. Phillip liked to make jokes and tease people, and had many good friends and coworkers whom he loved. He was proud of his family and the life he had built. He was a long haul truck driver and was able to see all the lower 48 states with his beloved wife, Evelyn. Phillip enjoyed riding motorcycles, fishing, camping, and he loved fried chicken. His family meant the world to him. Phillip was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and friend and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Darrell Hackney.
Phillip is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Evelyn Hackney of Mena; five sons and daughters in law, Tim and Jennifer Stinson of Amity, Brian and Kelly Coleman of Charleston, South Carolina, Philip Tom Hackney of Hatfield, Brad and Lisa Coleman of Harrah, Oklahoma, and Phillip David Jr. and Amber Hackney of Gillham; two daughters and son in law, Michelle Lee Sutton of Texas, and Tonya Marie and Pete Gallardo of Ben Lomond; two sisters, Sherrell Cobb of Mena, and Regina Miller of Mena; sister in law, Linda Stinson of Mt. Ida; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at the Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mena with Brother Grant Geiger officiating. Cremation arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena.