Smith, Ethel A. Pinellas Park, Florida Formerly of Saginaw, Michigan
Passed away Tuesday evening June 12, 2012 at the St. Petersburg General Hospital in St. Petersburg, FL after a lengthy illness at the age of 70 years. Ethel was born May 22, 1942 in Saginaw, MI to the late Luther B. and Emma A. (Hahn) Corne, Ethel has resided in this area most of her life, with the last 11 years in Pinellas Park, FL. Ethel enjoyed working with crafts, knitting and crocheting. Her greatest love was spending time with her family. On September 27, 1968 Ethel married Robert L. Smith, he survives her. Also surviving are two sons; David Dockham of Sumner, MI, Victor (Lorie) Dockham of Zanesville, OH., sixteen grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, two brothers; Eldon Corne of Ithaca, MI, William E. Corne of AuGres, MI, two sisters; Donna (Gary) Hill of El Paso, TX, Diana (Leroy) Bayn of Merrill, MI and many nieces and nephews. A son; Craig Dockham, a brother; Harold R. Corne and a sister-in-law; Emma “Ricky” Corne have predeceased Ethel.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday June 20, 2012 at the Full Gospel Lighthouse Church in AuGres, MI. Rev. Richard Moore will officiate with burial to follow in the Sims-Whitney Cemetery, AuGres, MI. Friends may call at the Cunningham/Taylor Funeral Home, 310 E. Washington St., Freeland on Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 and 6:00-9:00 p.m. and at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Full Gospel Lighthouse Church, AuGres or the donors favorite charity