DAWN CORDELIA RUSH
Dawn Cordelia (Gadson) Rush transitioned this earthly life, with her family by her side, on November 14, 2012. She was born on July 22, 1952 in Kansas City, Missouri, to the union of Thomas Harold and Arlethia A. Gadson (Hopson). She retired from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in January 2010. Dawn was a generous person with a big heart and giving spirit, and she had an enormous love for her family. Dawn leaves her husband of 33 years, Jeffrey Rush; two children, Logan and Christopher Rush; three grandchildren, Kenyani Elisha, Kaylinda Dawn, and Kendreic Michael; brothers, James E. Gadson (Barbara) and Thomas M. Gadson; sisters, Thelma H. Gadson, and Robbie M.A. Herndon (Frank); a host of other family members and friends. Friends may call at Fairfax Memorial Funeral Home, 9902 Braddock Rd., Fairfax, VA 22032 on Monday, November 19, 2012 from 12 p.m. until the service begins at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at Fairfax Memorial Park.