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Demarius Jarrard Scales



Visitation With The Family:
3:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 10, 2021
Scales & Sons Funeral Home, 314 E. State Street, Murfreesboro, TN

DeMarius Jarrard Scales, Sr. departed his earthly horne on Thursday, December 31, 2020. He was born in Nashville Tennessee on March 5, 1981 to Phillip Scales and the late Beatrice "Dee" Parham.

DeMarius received his education in the Metro Davidson County School System. He was a proud graduate of Maplewood Comprehensive High School class of 1999, excelling amongst the top students in his class.

DeMarius attended Tennessee State University, where he obtained his Associates Degree in Engineering in 2002. DeMarius was a dedicated employee of ENA (Education Networks of America). He was a proud member of the Fields Ops Engineer Division, in which he served as a Senior Field Engineer for eight years.

Recently, he became the proud owner of Scales Technology Services LLC, offering numerous residential services. His interest included quality time with his family, holistic studies, traveling, fishing, rebuilding recreational vehicles, lawn care, mechanics, fixing computers, Monster Trucks, video gaming, watching Andy Griffith and taking time to appreciate every second of life. DeMarius was a stalwart father, provider, brother and friend. He will forever be missed by all who knew him. He will live on through each life that he touched. DeMarius, "D.J" as he was affectionately called by family and friends

He leaves to cherish his memory: daughters, Destinie, ZaKaria, DeMia, Justyce, Deatrice, Jarriah, Darysha, Kaniyah and Kyra; sons, Jeremiah, KeShawn, Daimon, DeMari, Nicholas, Cortland, Giovonni, DeMarius Jr., DeMarion, DeMir, Jakoby, DeMonni, Draison, Ross The Ying to his Yang; brother, TaRon (Ronda) Scales; uncles, William Parham Jr. and Robert Parham; aunts, Jacquee Parham Alintah, Barbara Burnley and Joy Gillespie; best friend and soulmate, Norkitta Kennedy; and a host of loving family and friends.

Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father in Heaven.
~ Matthew 5: 16


In efforts to be in compliance with the regulations of the CDC guidelines, mask are required upon entry of the building and temperatures will be checked at the door. This is for the safety of our community as well as our funeral home staff.

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

PHONE: (615) 893-1313 - 24 hours a day

314 East State Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

P.O. Box 1371
Murfreesboro, TN 37133-1371