OLD HICKORY -- Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 21 at the Hermitage Funeral Home Chapel, 535 Shute Lane, for Mr. James V. Smith, 97, of Mt. Juliet.
Mr. Smith, who served one term as Wilson County Trustee, died Sunday, July 18, 2010.
Born October 7, 1912 to the late Edd and Carrie Wright Smith, he served in the U.S. Army during World War II with the 13th Field Artillery in North Africa, Sicily and Italy.
Visitation one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.
Interment will follow in Hermitage Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: his sister-in-law Allene Smith; nieces Clara (Grady) Montgomery and Carolyn McDonald; nephew James (Diane) Harkreader.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Smith is also preceded in death by his wives Lyda Spickard Smith and Bernerdene Taylor Smith; brother Gaston "Tap" or "Gabby" Smith; sister Gertrude "Dutch" Harkreader.
Family and friends will serve as active pallbearers. Charles Clemmons and James Hamilton will serve as honorary pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzhiemer's Association, Suite 216, 4205 Hillsboro Pike, Nashville, 37215.
Arrangements by Hermitage Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens.