C. Max Caldwell
C. Max Caldwell was a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He served in the Second Quorum of the Seventy from 1992 until 1997. He also served as a regional representative and president of the Louisiana Baton Rouge Mission from 1983 to 1986.
He was born on December 4, 1933, in Salt Lake City, Utah, and grew up in Vernal, where he was active in sports such as basketball, football, baseball, and track. He earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Utah.
He served a mission to the North Central States and then served as an Army pilot in Korea from 1958 to 1961. He then earned a master’s degree in Church history and doctrine from Brigham Young University. He worked in the Church Educational System teaching Seminary in Salt Lake City and Institute adjacent to Utah State University. He was later a professor at BYU.
Caldwell passed away on June 19, 2012. He and his wife, Bonnie, were the parents of five children. She passed away in 2002.