James Lawhon Obituary, Cherished Coach At Rockne Community Recreation Center ‘RCRC’ Baseball And Softball Community Has Passed Away – Death


James Lawhon Obituary, Death – The baseball and softball teams at RCRC are grieving the loss of Coach James Lawhon, an admired leader and devoted teammate. The news of his tragic death in a car accident has shocked and saddened everyone. The influence of Coach James Lawhon went beyond the stadium. The young players and the RCRC community were both touched by his illuminating example of leadership and boundless energy.

Not only did he leave an indelible mark on the field, but his mentorship and dedication to the sport extended well beyond it. In the spring of 2023, James was a devoted Minors Coach, and RCRC will always remember him with gratitude. As a result of his infectious enthusiasm and great coaching abilities, the kids developed a lifelong appreciation for baseball and softball.

The baseball and softball families of RCRC would like to express their deepest sympathies to the Lawhons and everyone else who has been touched by this terrible loss. Our hearts go out to his family as we all mourn the loss of a cherished coach. May they find comfort in our prayers at this time of sorrow. The details of the memorial service to honor Coach James Lawhon, who was instrumental in the success of the RCRC Baseball and Softball programs, will be announced shortly.

His impact on the lives of those he met will last a lifetime, and the RCRC community will carry on his legacy of teamwork, leadership, and sportsmanship. We bid you farewell, Coach James Lawhon. The RCRC Baseball/Softball family will always remember your unfaltering commitment to the sport and the joy you brought to our league.