Max proudly served our nation in the United States Army. He was a United States Postal Service employee and St. Louis Cardinals fan.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Eldon McCandless.
Max is survived by his wife, Reba (Johnson) McCandless of Branson, Missouri; two sons, Dean McCandless and wife Nola of Springfield, Missouri, Larry McCandless and wife Rebecca of Jackson, Mississippi; a daughter, Connie Gibbs of Hollister, Missouri; a sister, Barbara Jo Williams and husband Bud of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.
No services are planned at this time. Memorial donations in memory of Max may be made to Hospice Compassus, 3044 Shepherd of the Hills Expy, Ste. 200, Branson, Missouri 65616.