Dewey ‘Max’ Cope of St. Louis, Missouri was born November 2, 1939 in Cassville, Missouri. Son of Mabel and Bud Cope. He departed this life on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at the age of 78. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Carolyn (Lawrence) Cope; one daughter, Teresa Cope; three sons, Randy, Steve (Ann), and Scott Cope; one granddaughter, Mackenzie Cope; one grandson, Tyler Cope. He was proceeded in death by his mother and father, his brother Kent Cope and his granddaughters Kelsey and Kayla Cope. Max was a dear uncle, great-uncle, and friend to many. Memorial Service will be held at Mars Hill Cemetary in Crane, Missouri on Sunday, March 25, 2018, at 2 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to either Mars Hill Cemetary or Parkinson’s Disease Association would be appreciated.