Matthew Robert Hemphill was born on February 10, 1969. He passed away on February 1, 2018. He is survived by his wife; Kathy, daughter; Madison, parents; Robbie and Kathleen, sister; Cheri Weaver (Albert Lee) and many family and friends. Matt dedicated 28 years of his life to the Hillsborough County Sheriffs Office and was an avid writer. He enjoyed surfing and spending time with those he loved. Because Matt was an organ donor, his family finds peace in knowing through his death, someone else may get the chance to live.