Lawrence Ray Henderson
1942 — 2021
CHARLOTTE - Lawrence Ray Henderson "Coach", 78, of Charlotte, passed away at his home on February 6, 2021. He was born on June 15, 1942 in Hendersonville, NC, just months before his father William Lawrence Henderson departed for WWII. His mother, Mary Cleveland Henderson, moved with him to Atlanta where they lived until his father returned when he was three. The only child of an Exxon tanker driver and a bank teller, he learned about work ethic and commitment. At a young age, Larry developed a love for the peaceful pastime of fishing. A multi-sport athlete and trombone player in the All-State Band (the latter of which had to be dropped because it was interfering with his football), he...