|Memorial Visitation||Spring Grove Funeral Homes - Tri County||June 2, 2021||3:30 pm - 4:00 pm||Directions|
|Memorial Service||Spring Grove Funeral Homes - Tri County||June 2, 2021||4:00 pm||Directions|
On Wednesday, May 19, 2021, Melvin (Mel) Lamb, Sr., passed away at the age of 86 from complications at Jewish Hospital in Kenwood, OH. He was preceded in death by his spouse Shirley Anne Lamb in 1985 and his brother James L. Lamb in 1971.
Mel was born on November 4, 1934 to Letha Lamb in Irondale, AL. The family including his two brothers moved to Cincinnati, OH in 1944. Mel was a standout halfback at Central High School where he met Shirley Anne. They were married for 29 years and raised three children. Mel was a well-regarded insurance salesman for Western-Southern for many years until he retired.
Mel was best known for his story-telling prowess, his giving of nicknames for those he loved and his jovial nature. His favorite saying was "I've lived a good life."
Mel is survived by a brother, Clarence Lamb and three children Beverley, Rhonda and Mel. Jr. and three grandchildren Paul Davis, Michael Davis and Shirley Anne Davis.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 2nd at 4:00 PM.