June 12, 2018 12:51 PM
Funeral arrangements have been set for an 18-year-old Hilton girl who was killed in a car accident on Latta Road on Sunday.
Paige Smith will be remembered during a ceremony at the Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home on East Avenue in Hilton on Saturday, June 16 at 4 p.m. Calling hours are scheduled for 1 to 4 p.m.
Smith was a senior at Hilton High School and a member of the Hilton Varsity Cheerleading Squad.
Her mother said she was going to graduate high school on June 23 and then go to school for cosmetology.
“Paige was a bright and talented student who had many friends in our school and community,” said High School Principal Brian Bartalo. “Paige was a varsity cheerleader, and a valuable and successful member in our cheer program throughout her middle and high school years. She loved being a Cadet. Paige will be greatly missed by all.”
District officials issued a statement Monday morning, saying counselors are available for students and staff members.
Created: June 12, 2018 12:51 PM
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