Robert Anthony Frazier

Longtime Chattanooga Attorney

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Robert Frazier
Robert Frazier

Robert Anthony Frazier, known as Bob, passed away on June 10, 2018, at the age of 87.

He was a long time resident of Signal Mountain, Tennessee where he was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church. He was born in Nashville, on May 22, 1931, the son of Frelen H. and Margaret Frazier. Bob graduated from Father Ryan High School in Nashville and from St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa with a B.A. in philosophy. After serving in the army, he attended Vanderbilt Law School and was a member of Delta Theta Pi legal fraternity.

He moved to Chattanooga in 1959 and joined the law firm of Spears, Moore, Rebman and Williams as an associate attorney. Later he and Ray Seiner shared a law office in 1967 until 2000. Bob was an active member of the Lions Club of America, Boy Scouts of America, Tennessee Bar Association, Manker Patten Tennis Club and the Catholic Men’s Cursillo. He loved gardening, hiking, tennis and being with his family.

Bob was preceded in his death by his parents; brother, Edward Frazier, sister, Ann Evans.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Gail Combs Frazier, his son, Robert A. Frazier, Jr (Karen); his daughters, Margaret Frazier Henderson and Jane Frazier Sadrabadi (Kayvon) and nine grandchildren: Ian, Michael, Luke and Robert Frazier; Mamie, Lilly and Porter Henderson; Josh Sandlin and Minah Sadrabadi. He leaves behind his brother, Carey T. Frazier and sister, Patricia Kuhlman of Nashville, Tennessee and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 9:30–11:30 a.m. on June 21, at St. Augustine Catholic Church, 1716 Anderson Pike, Signal Mountain, Tn. 37377.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on June 21, at 11:30 a.m.

Interment will follow the service at the St. Augustine Columarium and all are welcome to a reception at the parish life center following the interment.

Memorial donations can be made in memory of Bob to Parkinsons Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, Fl. 33131 or the website: Special thanks to the Alexian Brothers caregivers for their compassion and devotion.

Arrangements are under the care of the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson.

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