Visitation and Prayer Service Celebrating Steven's Life\nThursday Evening, August 5, 2021\nVisitation from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM\nPrayer Service from 5:30pm to 6:00 PM\nHeartland Community Church\n3253 North Brush College Road\nDecatur, Il 62521\nPastor Joe Bowman, Officiating\nSteven Lee Scales, 73 of Decatur passed away at 11:30 pm. on Thursday, July 29, 2021 at home.\n\nA visitation and prayer service to celebrate Steve’s life will be held on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at Heartland Community Church (3253 N. Brush College Road Decatur, IL.,62521). Visitation will be 4:00 to 5:30 pm followed by a prayer service from 5:30 to 6:00 pm. Pastor Joe Bowman will officiate. Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.\n\nSteve was born in June of 1948 in Decatur the son of Leroy Scales and Ina Maple (Reavis). He married his wife Phyllis Diane in June of 1969. Steve graduated from Stephen Decatur High School. He was a member of Heartland Community Church and was active there as an usher and softball coach. He loved all sports, but his favorite was baseball/softball. He loved billiards pool and played on many leagues.\n\nSurvivors include one brother, Rocky (Teresa) Maple of Decatur, daughter, Julie (Earl) Matthews of Decatur, sons, Chris Scales and fiancée Mandi Caudill of Oakley, Shaun Scales and girlfriend Brandi Bolt of Macon, Jimmy Scales and girlfriend Ashley Fontes of Decatur, six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, one niece, one nephew and several friends.\n\nSteve was preceded in death by his wife, his parents, his step- father and his sister.