Justin O. Rustin

January 31, 2015

Rustin, Justin Obituary

Justin O. Rustin peacefully departed this life on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at the age of 60. He was born January 2, 1955 in Cheverly, Maryland to the late Mr. and Mrs. James and Bernice Rustin.  Justin grew up in Prince George’s County, Maryland, receiving his education in the Prince George’s County Public Schools.
 
On July 15, 1978, Justin was united in marriage to the late Janice Jacqueline Rustin.  He became a loving father to Aron Antonio Cunningham (Tony).
 
Justin received his salvation at The Believers Worship Center.  Justin loved family and helping others.  He was an avid basketball player and was especially talented in art and playing the drums from a young age.  He had a passion for driving and serving others which shown in his last occupation as a driver for Metro Access.  He and Janice briefly resided in St. Paul, Minnesota fulfilling his passion of driving long distance trucks.  He returned to Maryland, and became a maintenance engineer.  Justin was very talented and had the ability to do all kinds of home maintenance, painting and repairs.  He was a quiet man who loved to watch old westerns. Justin Rustin was proud of his name and people admired how it rhymed.
 
Justin was a caring grandfather; known affectionately as “Pop”. He spent quality time with his grandchildren at every opportunity.  Justin was close to his nieces and nephews. He had a warm and charming personality and a beautiful smile.
 
Justin leaves to cherish his fond memories his son, Aron (Tony) Cunningham, ten grandchildren; Kemeisha Hodge, Anisha Cunningham, Donte Williams, Aron Lee, Kitana Rush, Jonae, Johnny (Aka LittleJustin), Jaron, Johnessa and Janiyah Haynesworth, eight sisters; Shirley Smith, Mary Moore, Juanita Robinson (Willie), Ruth Henson, Aundra Harris (Calvin), Brenda Gibson (Eric), Diane Jones (Vann) and Justina Rustin; three brothers,Frank Marshall (Willie Menna), Moses Rustin, Sr. (Ebony) and Jeffrey Rustin (Deborah); Uncle Holler Thomas (Maxine) and Aunt Betty Greene; along with ahost of nieces, nephews, other relatives and loving friends.




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February 14, 2015
10 a.m.

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Mt. Calvary Baptist Church

5120 Whitfield Chapel Road
Lanham, MD 20706
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February 14, 2015
11 a.m.

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Mt. Calvary Baptist Church

5120 Whitfield Chapel Road
Lanham, MD 20706
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February 14, 2015

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Heritage Memorial Cemetery

13472 Poplar Hill Road
Waldorf, MD 20601
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