He was born in Tell City, IN on June 16, 1950 to the late Bertha (Butler) and William Scales.
Don served in the National Guard and retired from NSA. He enjoyed collecting McDonald’s toys and genealogy. He was a lifetime member of American Legion Post #213 and Post #0265.
Surviving is his wife, Sherrie (Poole) Scales of Evansville; children, Donald Scales, Jr. of Owensboro, Brandi Rainbolt of Jasper, Todd Scales of Evansville, Herbie Kuster of Tell City and Shawna Eden of Tell City; a brother, Daniel Scales; sister, Thelma Jean; 13 grandchildren, Sydney and Levi Rainbolt, Anastasia, Danica and Summer Scales, Lacey, Autumn, Justice and Garrett Kuster, Morgan Simpson, Kylee and Jace Eden and Kindra Lamell.
There will be no services at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home.