Hugh Abernethy MAIDEN — E. Hugh Abernethy, 86, of 4716 Maiden Highway, died June 5, 2002. A funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. today at Salem Lutheran Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Born in Lincoln County, he was a warehouse manager for FCX. Survivors include one son, Jim Abernethy of Lincolnton; two daughters, Ann Jenkins of Lincolnton, and Kay Houser of Vale; two brothers, Joe Abernethy of Lincolnton, and Robert Abernethy of Vale; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to Salem Lutheran Church, 3410 Startown Rd., Lincolnton, N.C. 28092. Warlick Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.