Tiffany Nicole Gibbs, a relentless hard worker and dedicated individual, has passed away at the age of 40. Born on July 15, 1983, in Queens, NY, Tiffany was a loving mother, wife, sister, and aunt. Throughout her life, she made a lasting impact on those around her and will be deeply missed.
Tiffany's outstanding career spanned over nine years working for Orange County Emergency Services. She served as Assistant Communications Supervisor and was known for her unwavering dedication and calmness during emergencies. Tiffany's commitment to her work saved countless lives and brought comfort to those in distress. Her tireless efforts were greatly appreciated by her colleagues and the community she served. She began her career in service as a teenager, working as a medical assistant for Forest Hills Pediatrics for over 10 years with her mother and for the Hospital Police at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Goldsboro. After a move to Neuse Correctional Institution, she completed her Master’s degree in Emergency Services.
Beyond her professional accomplishments, Tiffany embraced a wide range of hobbies and interests that brought joy to her life. She was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan who passionately followed their journey on the football field. As a big foodie, Tiffany loved exploring new culinary experiences and discovering delicious dishes. Additionally, she had a genuine passion for cars and motorcycles—a love that ignited her spirit of adventure on the open road. Music also held a special place in Tiffany's heart as it provided comfort and inspiration throughout her life.
One of Tiffany's proudest accomplishments was being a dedicated member of her community. Her selflessness always shone through as she strived to make a positive difference in the lives of others. She exemplified compassion and kindness in all that she did.
Surrounded by her loved ones, Tiffany peacefully passed away on August 22, 2023. She is survived by her wife Nichole Belinda Gibbs; children Malachi Gibbs, Gavin Gibbs, and Aliviyah Gibbs; sister Natalia Muse; brothers Philip Gibbs III (and his wife Jacmaily), Jonathan Rivera (and his wife Jamie Torres Rivera), and Joshua Gibbs; father Philip Gibbs Jr.; grandmother Mary Gibbs; aunt Wendy Melendez; uncle Graham Gibbs; mother-in-law Wilma Hopkins (and her husband Gary Lafontant); father-in-law Randy Robinson, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family members. She was preceded in death by her mother, Lenora Lane Gibbs.
To honor Tiffany's remarkable life and achievements, a Celebration of Life service will be held on August 29, 2023, at Lowe Funeral Home & Crematory in Burlington, NC. The service will begin at 10:00 AM and the family will greet friends immediately following the service.
Tiffany will forever be remembered for her unwavering dedication to the well-being of others, her infectious love for life, and her unwavering commitment to her loved ones. Her impact on the lives she touched will continue to resonate, and her memory will forever be cherished.