Mitchell Leon Rust

William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel.

167 N. Main Street

New Haven, Kentucky 40051

Mitchell Leon Rust, 60, of New Haven passed away Sunday May 23, 2021 at Fordsville Nursing & Rehab in Fordsville, Kentucky.

Mitchell Leon Rust was born in Bardstown, Kentucky on May 12, 1961 to the late Henry Lee and Theresa “Tee” Roberts Rust, he was a loving father, grandfather, and friend.

He was a member of St. Catherine Catholic Church in New Haven, he was a construction worker for Salsman Brothers.

In addition to his parents, Mitchell was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry Rust.

Mitchell is survived by, two daughters, Erin Downs, and Brandy (Phil)  Nalley all of New Haven, the mother of his children, Byrd Edlin Rust, three grandchildren, Hunter Downs, Brianna Cissell, and Chloe Blackwell, six brothers, Allen (Doris) Rust, Ricky (Kay) Rust, Stevie (Pam) Rust, Kevin (Kay) Rust all of New Haven, Jay (Donna) Rust of Elizabethtown, Nicky (Annette) Rust of New Haven, two sisters, Vickie (Gary) Boren of Tennessee, Tammy (Bobby) Dewitt of New Haven, several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Funeral services for Mitchell Leon Rust will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday May 28, 2021 at St. Catherine Catholic Church in New Haven with Father Matthew Hardesty officiating with burial to follow in St Catherine Church Cemetery.

Visitation for Mitchell will be held Thursday May 27, 2021, from 12- 8 p.m. in the chapel of William R. Rust Funeral an after 8:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home until time of service at the Church, with prayer service Thursday at 4:00 p.m. with Father Matthew Hardesty officiating in the chapel of the funeral home.

It is recommended that all visitors wear a mask or face covering.

William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel, 167 N. Main St. New Haven Kentucky is in charge of arrangements.

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