Max David Windham, 75, of Bay Springs, MS, passed away Sunday April 28, 2019, at his home surrounded by his wife and children. He was born Saturday, June 19, 1943, in Bay Springs, MS.

Visitation will be held on Friday, May 3, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Bay Springs. Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Bay Springs with burial to follow in Walters Chapel Cemetery. Bro. Dwayne Windham will officiate. Colonial Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 Max was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He enjoyed working outdoors, fishing and being with his family and friends. His kindness, love of God and desire to help others touched many lives.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Audrey Craft Windham; father, David Lee Windham and brother, Paul Windham.

Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Jean Windham; mother, Fannie Mae Windham, Bay Springs, MS; children, Susanne Windham Davis (Jimmy), Murrells Inlet, SC, Gwen Windham (Michael Griswold), Ridgeland, MS, Lane Windham (Suzanne), The Woodlands, TX, Dawn Windham, Baltimore, MD, Vickie Cargile (Jeffrey), Bay Springs, MS; 10 grandchildren, Jonathan Davis, Jeremy Davis, Joel Davis, Kennedy Windham, Greyson Windham, Rylee Windham, Gavin Griswold, Connor Griswold, Logan James, Tate James, Tana James and a host of extended family members and friends who he loved dearly and for whom he expressed immense gratitude.

Pallbearers will be Pero McCormick, Jared Windham, Donovan Windham, Jimmy Windham, Billy Earl Johnson and Van Windham.

The family expresses heartfelt gratitude to his community and healthcare team with special thanks to Drs. Mark Meeks, Chris Anderson, Thomas Amankonah; to Anita McMullen, RN; Sheena Brown, CNA and to Sta-Home Hospice.

 An online guestbook may be signed at

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