Lynchburg, VA – Former Lynchburg Hillcats general manager Ronnie Roberts got a special sendoff Monday. A special sendoff was held for Roberts in Lynchburg as he is going to North Carolina for hospice care. Roberts has been battling prostate cancer since 2008. Roberts spent 29 seasons with the Lynchburg minor league baseball franchise. Roberts and his family was honored for all the support he’s gotten from community.