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May 1, 1948 ~ October 3, 2020 (age 72)

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John Robert Rust age 72 of  Signal Mountain passed away Saturday, October 3, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his son, John Robert Rust, Jr.; parents, Oran & Mary Jo Rust.  He was retired from the United States Army; attended Timesville Avenue Baptist Church; and was a member of the Sequatchie Valley Tractor Club.

Those left to cherish his memories are his wife, Nancy Rust; children, Kenneth Ray Rust of New Mexico, Jasper Kincaid Rust & Layla Abigail Rust of Signal Mtn,; step children, Callie Brennon of Flintstone, Ga, Beth Elliott of New Mexico, Ron Dunn of South Pittsburg; several grandchildren.

Burial will be 2PM, Eastern, Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.  Due to COVID-19 only 10 family members are allowed to attend and Masks are required.

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Graveside Service
October 6, 2020

2:00 PM
Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404

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