Nancy Jane Gibbs
September 01, 1949 - October 20, 2022
Obituary For Nancy Jane Gibbs
With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Nancy Jane Gibbs on October 20th, 2022.
The funeral service will be held on October 29th, 11 AM at Sewell Mortuary Chapel.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 PM on Friday, October 28th.
Nancy Jane Gibbs was born September 1, 1949 in Newnan, Georgia to the
late Carl Gibbs, Sr. and Kathleen Harris Gibbs. She departed this earthly
home on October 20th at Newnan Piedmont Hospital.
She was educated in Coweta County School System. Numbers was a
passion of Nancy. She could add numbers some time quicker than you
could pull out a calculator. Reading was her thing too. She had a saying, “If
you wanted to know something pick up a book or newspaper and read.” She
attended Carroll Technical College and received a degree in Accounting and
Business Law. She then took up Nursing and became Certified Nursing
Assistant where she cared for many patients and did private duty sitting as
At an early age she joined Oak Grove Baptist Church in Senoia, Georgia.
She attended Mt Calvary Baptist Church, which was a family church in
Moreland, Georgia, during her younger years. On countless days and nights
Nancy would read the Bible. She stated once that she had read the Bible
three times during the year of 1977.
Nancy loved her children and family dearly which she always was attentive
to their needs. She was a caregiver of her son Darnell and became caregiver
of two of her sisters. Nancy loved to put jigsaw puzzles together. Any time
you stopped by she was working on one. She also liked to crossword
puzzles that were in the back of a TV Guide magazine.
As a Certified Nursing Assistant she was employed at a few different
nursing facilities. Beaulieu Convalescent Nursing Home was the first
medical facility. She then applied her skills to Starcrest of Newnan. While
employed with Starcrest she was a casting member in the movie Fried
Green Tomatoes. She later then added Fairburn Healthcare and Southland
Health and Rehabilitation to her sharp resume. One of her many joys of life
were being a caretaker which made her feels as if she were giving back to
She was preceded in death by two sons; Garnell and Darnell Mack,
grandson; Quinard Gibbs, Sisters; Dianne Reese, Shirley Freeman, and
Gloria Gibbs, brother: Carl Gibbs, Jr. nephew; Michael Gibbs, her Parents;
Special cousin Caroline Harris, Angela (Sister) Harris and few other
relatives has gone before her.
Nancy leaves to cherish her memories: a devoted daughter; Trina (Jerome)
Rucker, three sons; Eric, Brian and Greg (Keisha) Gibbs; grandsons,
Quinton, Zay, Jayden, Sir Bryant and Joshua Gibbs and granddaughters;
Mahaganie Hines, Kimberly, Jordyn, KrisEan Gibbs, Carmen, Anna Lisa ,
and J’Nya Henderson ; Two Great grandchildren; Quinton Jr. and Kimora
Hand; Nieces and Nephew; Jeffery Gibbs, Wendi, Alex, Melvin and Marvin
Freeman; Tonya Gibbs (Gregory) Banks, LucreEa Gibbs of North Carolina,
and Rodney Gibbs, cousins; Beverlyn Hall, Barbara Jean Rush, Jackie
Young, Geneva Almond, Barbara Jean Long , and Special Friends, Pamela
Bailey and Pamela Arnold and a host of other special family and friends.
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