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Melvin Bell

Melin G. Bell,   (Jim) age 79 of Germantown passed away Thursday evening, February 20, 2014, at his residence. Jim was born in Germantown, Ohio the son of the late Walter and Dorothy (Bernheisel) Bell. He was a graduate  of Germantown High School, was a U.S. Army Veteran and retired from N.A.P.A. Auto Parts in Middletown. Jim enjoyed fishing and camping with his family and friends at the Cross’s Campground in Camden . In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Judy and two sisters. He is survived by sons Scott (Pam) Bell of Germantown and Steve Bell of  West Carrollton, grandchildren Donnie (Angie) Bell, Matthew (Tasha) Bell, Laura Bell, Chris Bell and Andrew Bell, 11 great grandchildren and two special great grandchildren Carissa Bell, Jessup Bell and his extended camping family.  Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday February 25, 2014 at the Arpp & Root Funeral Home Germantown, Pastor Ruby Harp officiating with burial at Germantown Union Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. The family would like to express their gratitude to Micah with Tridia Hospice and Pastor Ruby Harp. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.arpprootfh.com

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Pam & Family: My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family during this difficult time.

Jeremy Atkins Feb 25 2014 12:00 AM

Scott & Pam ~ Please accept my heartfelt condolences on the loss of your Father. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May you find peace & comfort from memories shared now and in the days ahead. God Bless You & Your Family, Melissa Evans

Melissa Evans Feb 24 2014 12:00 AM

Scott and Pam:My sincere sympathy for your lose.May you hold the memories close and know that you had his love.

Joanne Runyan (PNC) Feb 24 2014 12:00 AM

Dear Scott and Pam & Family, I am so sorry for your loss.My deepest sympathy and thoughts are with you. Many prayers, Cindy Smith

Cindy Smith Feb 23 2014 12:00 AM

Tree of Life was sent by The Nales Family.Sorry for your loss. Melvin was a great man. He will be missed by all that knew him. The Nales Family

Michael Nales Feb 23 2014 12:00 AM

Wishing our deepest sympathy for your loss.Jim will be sadly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Tom & Kim Whiteaker Feb 23 2014 12:00 AM

Our prayers and thoughts go out to the entire family.We are so lucky to have such wonderful memories of the times spent with him.Jim was one of those rare people who you feel like you have known your entire life.We will miss his smile and kind words.Heaven has added a very special Angel. Please know he will be missed but the memories will always live in our hearts.

Don and Diane Johnson Feb 23 2014 12:00 AM

My prayers is for all Jim's family. Sorry I can't be there since I live in Florida.

Janice Baker Turck Feb 22 2014 12:00 AM