Obit Rex Rust

Rex Rust, co-president of Rust Communications, tosses a baseball to his brother, Gary II, during the dedication and open house of Southeast Missouri State University's new Rust Center for Media on Oct. 7, 2016, in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Rust, co-president of the Missouri-based media company Rust Communications, has died Thursday evening, Jan. 6, 2022, after a yearlong battle with cancer. He was 52.