Coy Gibbs was a NASCAR driver from Huntersville, NC. He was born on December 9, 1972. He died at the age of 49. He was also a co-owner of Joe Gibbs Racing, the son of team founder Joe Gibbs, and the father of NASCAR driver Ty Gibbs.
“Joe Gibbs Racing confirms with great sadness that co-owner Coy Gibbs went to be with the Lord in his sleep last night. “The family wants privacy at this time and thanks everyone for their thoughts and prayers,” the team said on Twitter Sunday afternoon.
J.D. Gibbs, Joe Gibbs’s other son, died in 2019. NASCAR says that he died at the age of 49 after a long battle with a disease that caused nerve cells to break down.
Coy Gibbs died just hours after his 20-year-old son, Ty Gibbs, won the NASCAR Xfinity Series championship race. The cause of his death has not been made public.
After a week of trouble, Coy Gibbs talked to the media on Saturday about his son’s race.
NASCAR said that he said, “I’m watching it today just to see how determined he is.”
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People want to know who he left behind after his death. Read more of the article to learn more.
Who Is Coy Gibbs’s Wife?
Coy Gibbs was happy to be married to his beautiful wife Heather Gibbs. The two people got married in 2004. The couple has four kids together: three sons and a daughter.
Heather is from the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan. She loved growing up close to her grandparents and spending beautiful Michigan summers in Harbor Springs. Her family moved to Northern Virginia when she was in middle school, and she got a B.S. from Radford University, in Journalism and Public Relations.
Soon after, she moved to Queen City and started working as a pastry chef. She later turned her love of baking into a successful business called Cake Designs.
For the next six years, she owned and ran two bakeries in Cornelius and Dilworth. She specialized in wedding cakes and had the chance to show off her skills and work ethic to the best of Carolina. She was even hired to make cupcakes for the one and only Martha Stewart.
Heather met her husband, Coy, in Charlotte. Her brother- and sister-in-law, JD and Melissa Gibbs set them up on a blind date. In 2004, they got married and moved to the D.C. area.
Heather Gibbs has an Instagram account with the name @heidigibbs_realtor. There, 3,640 people follow her.
Know About Coy Gibbs’ Kids
Ty, Elle, Case, and Jett are Heather and Coy’s four kids. Ty, who is 19, wants to be a NASCAR X-finity series driver, and Elle, who is 18, loves horses and is the best in the country at Hunters and Jumpers. Mikey and Blue Jay, two beautiful horses, are also hers.
Their 14-year-old son Jett and 16-year-old son Case are both good athletes who play baseball and football all year. Elle, Jett, and Case all go to Providence Day School at the moment.