Francis Wade Hemmings Sr., 66, of Martinsville, passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, in Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke. He was born in Mt Airy, NC on October 18, 1952, to the late Robert Lee Hemmings and the late Rachel Nellie Golding Hemmings.
Wade was a member of Horsepasture Christian Church.
Wade is survived by his loving wife of 15 years, Cynthia Ann Ingle Hemmings; son, Robert Wade Hemmings, Jr.of Salisbury, NC; daughters, Dawn Mitchell Lindsey (Frankie of Hickory, NC, Tina Marie Eggleston of Morganton, NC and Cassie Renee Smith of NC; brothers, Bobby Hemmings (Trudy) of Lexington, NC, Tom Hemmings of Martinsville, David Hemmings of Salisbury, NC and Rick Hemmings of Martinsville; sister, Betty Wilson (Jack) of Salisbury, NC; 10 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be Friday, December 7, 2018, from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM at Bassett Funeral Services. The funeral will follow at 12:00 PM.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 2840 Electric Rd # 106, Roanoke, VA 24018
Bassett Funeral Services is in charge.