Hemmick had worked for many years as a medical secretary. Being a lady of southern heritage, with a kind and loving soul, she played classical piano and sang with the Pinetones Chorus along with her husband for many years. She was a true music lover.
She is survived by her husband Thomas Hemmick; two sons, Douglas L. Hemmick and Thomas K. Hemmick and his wife Lucinda; a brother, John Y. Southall, Jr.; and one grandson, Nicholas Hemmick. Interment will be private.