Max Autrey, 81, of Des Moines, Iowa formerly of Newberry died Friday May 14, 2010 in Des Moines, Iowa.
Born Nov. 17, 1928 in Greene County, he was the son of William and Lillian (Frey) Autrey.
He was a retired professor at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa and a U.S. Air Force veteran.
Surviving relatives include: two brothers Ray Autrey of Bloomfield and Bill Autrey of Lebanon; a sister, Martha Helms of Bloomfield; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and three sisters.
By his wishes he will be cremated. There will be no services. Arrangements by Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Online condolences are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com