Max C. Waymire, age 83, of Frankton, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, at his residence following an extended illness.
He was born on Aug. 5, 1934, in Frankton to the late Ralph and Lelia (Heflin) Waymire.
On March 3, 1956, he married the love of his life Dolores E. Waymire.
Max served his country in the United States Air Force and retired from General Motors where he worked as a die setter for 47 years. He was a devoted member of Florida Station Church of God and a member of the Frankton American Legion. Max was a hard worker and was devoted to his family and loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. Max was an avid I.U. fan and enjoyed watching sporting events.
Max is survived by three daughters, Desiree (Garry) Busby of Frankton, Pam (Tim) Hendricks of Frankton, and Michele (Dan) Etchison of Frankton; and Max Eric (Lana) Waymire of Frankton; grandchildren, Ryan (Lisa) Busby, Betsy (Donnie) Stohler, Natalie (Ryan) Fite, Jenny (Matt) Persman, Erin Hendricks (Patrick Morgan), Brandon (Keli) Etchison, Dustin Etchison, Lucas (Katherine Caldwell) Etchison, Owen Waymire, Hailee Waymire, Audra Clark, and Amber Clark; 22 great-grandchildren; brother, Myron Waymire; several nieces and nephews; and his bird "Chuckles."
Max was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Lelia Waymire; wife, Dolores E. Waymire; three siblings, Barbara Sizelove, Jack Waymire, and Ralph "June" Waymire; grandson, Chad Clark; and great-grandson, Zak Clark.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, at Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home in Frankton with Rev. Jerry Hilligoss officiating. Burial will follow in the K of P - IOOF Cemetery in Frankton and will include funeral honors conducted by members of the United States military and the Elwood V.F.W.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., prior to the funeral service on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, at Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home.
Online condolences can be given at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 22, 2018