Max Lehman Wells

April 24, 1930April 8, 2018

Max Lehman Wells, age 87, of Montgomery, Alabama passed away on Sunday April 8, 2018. Max was born April 24, 1930 in Montgomery, AL to Dr. Sarah Wells and Dr. Dewey Wells.

Max is survived by sons, Hugh Thomas Wells and John Wells, a brother Winston Wells and grandsons, Wade Wells, Jackson Wells and Carter Wells.

Max was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, James (Jim) Wells.

Max graduated from Montgomery's Lanier High School in 1948. Following high school, Max studied at the University of Alabama and received a Degree in Industrial Engineering from Auburn University. While in college, he was a member of Sigma Nu Fraternity. In addition, Max served in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He will be remembered as a great friend who always enjoyed cooking, telling stories and being around the ocean.

A visitation for Max will be Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 10:00 AM in White Chapel-Greenwood Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life will follow at 11:00 AM. Interment will be at Greenwood Serenity Memorial Gardens.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Wells family


  • Hugh Tom Wells, Son
  • John Wells, Son
  • Wade Wells, Grandson
  • Jackson Wells, Grandson
  • Carter Wells, Grandson
  • Winston Wells, Brother
  • Dr. Dewey Wells, Father
  • Dr. Sarah Wells, Mother
  • James Wells, Brother


  • Visitation Saturday, April 14, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Saturday, April 14, 2018

Max Lehman Wells

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Gene Finkelstein

April 12, 2018

Max was one fine, friendly, EXTREMELY bright man, who was worldly wise and full of fun. He was kind enough to allow me to spend time with him, times I will not forget. I will miss him much.