Donald D. "Dusty" Rhodes NORTH EDWARDS, Calif. Donald Dean "Dusty" Rhodes, 72, North Edwards, died Thursday, Nov. 7,1996, at Lancaster. Mr. Rhodes was born July 12, 1924, at Kansas City, Mo., and was a former resident of Abilene, Kan. He was a retired civil engineer at Edwards Air Force Base in California. Survivors include an aunt, Opal Walters of Wheatridge, Colo.