Graveside services for James Samuel “Sam” Smith of Waterbury Center, who died Dec. 26, 2017, will be held Saturday, July 21, at 11 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery in Hardwick.

The Rev. Evelyn Lavelli, pastor of the United Church of Hardwick, will officiate. A reception will follow at American Legion Post 7 on North Main Street.

He was born in Hardwick July 16, 1940, son of Howard “Spike” Smith and Irene (Young) Smith.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to PMG (Polymicrogyria) Awareness Organization Inc., 15642 Sand Canyon Ave., Unit 51235, Irvine, CA 92619 or at

Northern Vermont Funeral Service of Hardwick is in charge of arrangements.

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