Died Wednesday, September 22, 2021, surrounded by his family. David was born on July 13, 1960, in Battle Creek, Michigan, the son of Robert and Joyce Tibbetts. He had been a lifelong resident of the area and attended Battle Creek Central High School. David was a veteran serving in the United States Marine Corps. In 1990, he married the former Teresa Klepper who preceded him in death. He loved his Harley Davidson and his dog “Spur”. Surviving is a son, Corey Tibbetts; sisters, Christine Brunton and Cathy Anthony; nephews, Dustin and Eric Brunton, Josh and Joey Wolverton and was preceded in death by his nephew Jacob Wolverton. In accordance with his wishes cremation has taken place. A private graveside service will be held with full military honors at Fort Custer National Cemetery. Arrangements by the Richard A. Henry Funeral Home and Cremation Services.