NEW BERN - Lisa Harrison Gibson, 47, of New Bern, went home to be with her Savior on April 3, 2014. Lisa had a great love for her family and friends, but also for people in general. Through the years, she opened up her heart and her home, becoming a friend, confidant, and "Mom" to many. She was a member of Temple Baptist Church where she loved to serve in the kitchen and with preschoolers.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Pollock-Best Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Joe Davis and Rev. Jason Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Greenleaf Memorial Park.
She is survived by her husband of 23 years, Jerry Gibson; five sons, Steven Gibson (Casey), Gregory Gibson (Corie), Jeremy Gibson (Elizabeth), Avery Gibson, and Josh Gibson; one daughter, Crystal Folsom (T.J.); her parents, Tommy and Dorothy Harrison; her grandmother, Alice Lyttle; her brother, David Harrison (Veronica); and 12 grandchildren, Alan, Jessica, Joey, Tyler, Lily, Nathan, Grace, Christian, Micah, Maddie, Kylee, and Kayleb.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, April 7, 2014 at Pollock-Best Funeral Home. Friends are invited to sign the online guest book and share memories by visiting www.pollockbest.com. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Religious Community Services.
Arrangements are by Pollock-Best Funerals & Cremations.