Christopher Allen Abernathy, 50, passed away on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at his mother's home.
Chris was born in Catawba County on September 24, 1970, a son of Katherine Willis Burton of Vale and the late Gary Wayne "Bud" Abernathy. He was a forklift operator at Mohican Mills in Lincolnton.
Survivors include his mother and step-father, Katherine Willis Burton and husband Ronald of Vale; a son, Jonathan Abernathy of Cherryville; a brother, Randy Abernathy and a sister Melissa Webb both of Lincolnton; a niece, Ashley Webb and a nephew Logan Webb.
Visitation will be from 12:45PM to 1:45PM on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at Hull's Grove Baptist Church
Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at Hull's Grove Baptist Church with the Revs. Travis Elmore and Bobby Farmer officiating.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home, PO Box 427, Cherryville, NC 28021 to help with funeral expenses.
A guest register is available at www.stameycherryvillefuneralhome.com.
Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family.