Curtis Mathia Rustin, IV



Curtis Mathia Rustin, IV of McLean, VA passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2021. He was born March 30, 1990, in Bedfordshire, England a son of Curtis M. Rustin III of Upper Marlboro, MD and Tiffany L. Hawkins and husband Michael H. Hawkins of McLean, VA. He is survived by a sister, Rianne Lynn Rustin, husband Greg Edgreen and nephew Elijah James Edgreen of Arlington, VA. He is also survived by grandparents Curtis M. Rustin, Jr. and Cynthia Dianne Rustin of Richmond, VA; Dennis R. Krantz and Donna J. Demay and Ronald Demay of East Moline, IL; and many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.


Curtis graduated from Heritage High School in Leesburg, VA in 2008 and from NASCAR Technical Institute in 2012. After graduation he worked at Arlington Mercedes as a skilled mechanic where his love for cars continued. He treasured time spent hunting and fishing at the Sharpshooters Hunt Club in Surry, VA.  Curtis also enjoyed time with his dad, participating and going to car shows.  Sundays were most often spent watching NASCAR and his favorite driver Kyle Bush or cheering on his favorite team the Dallas Cowboys.  Most recently Curtis was overjoyed to become a new uncle to baby Elijah.  Though he will be missed fiercely, he will forever inhabit every life he touched.