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Enoch Lee Abernethy
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1918
Catawba County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 2007
Catawba County
North Carolina, USA

Enoch Lee Abernethy, 88, of Hickory, passed away Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at Lutheran Home-East after a period of declining health. He was born Dec. 29, 1918, in Catawba County to the late Marvin Abernethy and Cordie Burns Propst. Enoch was a member of Royal Chapel Church of God and retired from Shuford Mills. He was an avid fisherman and Atlanta Braves fan. He also loved to entertain family and friends at the annual pig-picking. He loved to bake cakes and make fried pies to give to family and friends. He is survived by daughters, Patsy A. Yates, Dorothy A. Hildebran and husband, Joe, and Penny A. Peeler and husband, Tim, all of Hickory; a son, Albert Abernethy and wife, Loretta, of Jacksonville, Fla.; brothers, Robert Abernathy and Tom Abernathy, both of Hickory, and Lloyd Young of the George Hildebrand community; sisters, Mae Lovelace and Jean D'Arcy, both of Hickory; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lura Kiser Abernethy, who died in 2001; brothers, Prentis Abernethy, Bill Young and Brently Young Jr.; and a sister, Faye Ogle. The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at Royal Chapel Church of God, with the Rev. Ron Leisure officiating. The body will be placed in the church 30 minutes prior to the funeral service. Interment will follow in Catawba Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight, Tuesday, at Hickory Funeral Home. Memorials may be make to Lutheran Home-East, 1265 Twenty-First St., NE, Hickory, N.C. 28601 or Royal Chapel Church of God, Senior Citizens Supper, 7190 George Hildebrand Road, Hickory, N.C. 28602. Hickory Funeral Home, 1031 Eleventh Ave. Blvd., SE, is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Hickory Daily Record on November 13, 2007
Family links: 
  Cordie Burns Propst (1897 - 1996)
  Enoch Lee Abernethy (1918 - 2007)
  Brantley Young (1930 - 1991)*
  Willie Lee Young (1935 - 2000)*
*Calculated relationship
Catawba Memorial Park
Catawba County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: SC Forsyth
Record added: Oct 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78564563
Enoch Lee Abernethy
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