Mr. Edsel Hacker, 82 went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at his home. He was born on Tuesday, April 13, 1937 in Manchester, Kentucky to the union of Luther and Sallie Cottongim Hacker. He was a retired school teacher for the Clay County Board Of Education, a bus driver, a social worker, a former Sunday School Director for the Booneville Baptist Association, former member, deacon, Sunday School teacher and Sunday School Superintendent at the New Home Baptist Church, a Kentucky Colonel as well as a member and deacon at the Providence Missionary Baptist Church.
He leaves to mourn his passing his beloved wife: Louise Hoskins Hacker, his children: Keith Hacker and his wife: Fern, Kathy Hacker Conley and her husband Greg and Kevin Edsel Hacker as well as his grandchildren: William Ryan Martin and his wife Amy and Matthew Tate Martin. Also surviving is his mother-in-law: Dorothy Hoskins, his brothers-in-law: Clyde Hoskins and his wife Alma and Jack Hoskins, his sister-in-law: Bonnie Hoskins and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Luther and Sallie Hacker, his father-in-law: Estill Hoskins, his brothers: Earl E. Hacker, Elmer B. Hacker, Estill (Bus) Hacker and his brother-in-law: Donnie Hoskins.
A celebration of life for Mr. Edsel Hacker will be conducted on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 2 PM at the Rominger Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Trent Pool and Rev. Scotty Sumner will be presiding. He will be laid to rest in the Cottongim Cemetery in the Cottongim Community.
The family will receive friends and loved ones after 6 PM on Friday evening at the Rominger Funeral Home Chapel.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Rominger Funeral Home.