Max was born in 1934, and was the son of Douglas and Melissia Spencer of Austinville, Pa. He was a 1952 graduate of Troy High School, where he played football and sang in the Advanced Glee Club.
He is survived by his son, John D. Spencer (Cindi); daughter, Jana Spencer Smolinski; brother, Randall Spencer (Norma); grandchildren, Joshua D. Spencer and Christopher K. Spencer (Kristen); and Great-grandchild, Connor J. Spencer.
He was an active member of the American Legion Post 27, the American Legion Riders and the Gold Wing Road Riders Association.
A service was held at the Richmond Hill Funeral Home, Richmond Hill, GA, April 8. Following the service, Max was interred at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery with full military honors featuring Air Force Honor Guards.