(WSPA) – A Celebration of Life has been scheduled for a WYFF photojournalist who died in a crash on Highway 176 in Polk County on Monday.
Aaron Smeltzer’s fiancé, Heather Lawter, told us that the service will be held at Seawrights Funeral Home in Inman on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m.
Lawter said the public is welcome to attend the Celebration of Life.
Smeltzer and WYFF reporter/anchor Mike McCormick died Monday after a tree fell on their news vehicle while reporting on storms in Western North Carolina.
We will publish the plans for McCormick’s service once they are available.