Max McAdams, 90, of Clay Center, died on Wednesday, March 1, 2023 at the Liberty Place in Clay Center, Kansas. He was born on November 13, 1932 in Clyde, Kansas, the son of Floyd and Evelyn (Gepner) McAdams.
Max grew up in the Morganville area, attending the Eagle Bend, Lincoln and Morganville schools, graduating in from Morganville High School in 1950. He served 2 years in the U.S. Army. Max married Mary Ann Carlson on April 13, 1952 and the couple farmed in Clay and Cloud Counties until moving to Clay Center in 1993. Mary Ann preceded him in death on July 10, 2020. Max is also preceded in death by parents and his sister, Charlotte Peterson.
He was a past director of C&R Credit Union, Farmer’s Union COOP and a past member and trustee of the Clay Center Elks Club.
Survivors include his daughters, Debra and husband, Ernie Kovarik of Topeka, Kansas and Deirdre and husband, Bob Moore of Salina, Kansas; son, Rodney and wife Caryn McAdams of Morganville, Kansas, 5 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Graveside memorial Services will be held on Monday, March 6, 2023 at 1:30PM at the Bloom Cemetery in Clay County, Kansas.
There will be no visitation.
Memorials may be made to the Liberty Place or Meadowlark Hospice c/o the funeral home.