SMITH, ERNEST T.; of Waterford; November 24, 2014; at 92 years of age. Loving husband of the late Marjorie; beloved father of Gayle (Dale) Barton; special grandfather of Megan (Micah) Wingate and Erin (Isaac) Coury; great grandfather of Kyle, Andrew, and Alexa. Ernest was a U.S. Army Veteran of W.W.II. He worked for Pontiac Motors for over 30 years as a tool and die engineer. He was an avid hunter, golfer, and had a love of the outdoors and nature, but most of all he loved his family. Funeral service Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 11 a.m. at COATS FUNERAL HOME-WATERFORD. Family will receive friends from Saturday 10 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made out to the USO or the Oakland County Animal Shelter. To send a condolence to the family visit in Daily Tribune on Nov. 26, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 2 "Gayle and family ~ I am so sorry for your loss. I had the..."- Kim Lyons"I had the pleasure of knowing Ernie and will miss him very..." Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Ernest Smith Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Ernest Smith Add a photo +