Robertson, James Fred "Freddy"

Standout East Ridge Athlete Loved Vols, Braves

Sunday, November 17, 2019
Freddy Robertson
Freddy Robertson

James Fred "Freddy" Robertson, 62, of East Ridge passed away Thursday, November 14, in a tragic house fire, along with his faithful dog “Red” by his side.

 

Fred was a standout athlete at East Ridge High School, class of ’75.  He graduated from UTC with a Bachelor's Degree in Education.

 

Fred was born on April 18, 1957.  He was a kind and gentle man who loved his family and to watch sports, especially his beloved Tennessee Volunteers and Atlanta Braves.  He was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed reading his Bible.  

 

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, father Fred Robertson, who passed in 1959, and mother Edna McGowan Robertson.  What a wonderful and joyous reunion they are having.

 

Left to cherish Freddy’s memories are his daughter, Allie M. Robertson, of Chattanooga, his sister Freida (Rex) Wheeler of East Ridge; nephews Josh (Vickie) Smith of Ringgold and Adam Smith of East Ridge. 

 

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, 404 South Moore Road with the Rev. Wayland Stewart officiating.  

 

The family will receive friends from -4-6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

 

Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaEastChapel.com.


Freeman, Alex Victor "Vic"

Fears, Cynthia

White, Robert Lee


Alex Victor “Vic” Freeman, Sr., 55, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, July 3, 2020, in a local hospital. He attended Howard High School and was a member of New Emmanuel Baptist Church. ... (click for more)

Cynthia Fears, 62, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2020, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

Robert Lee White, 85, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2020, at his residence. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)



Obituaries

Freeman, Alex Victor "Vic"

Alex Victor “Vic” Freeman, Sr., 55, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, July 3, 2020, in a local hospital. He attended Howard High School and was a member of New Emmanuel Baptist Church. He was formerly employed by the City of Chattanooga. “Vic” was preceded in death by his father, Walter “Dank” Freeman; son, Alex Victor Freeman; grandparents, Hattie Mae Freeman, Emma Branch, ... (click for more)

Fears, Cynthia

Cynthia Fears, 62, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2020, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)

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Prather, Terry (Dalton)

Terry Prather, 59, of Dalton, Georgia, died on Friday evening, July 10, 2020, at the local hospital. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.pondersfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel 138 Melrose Drive Dalton, Ga. 30721, 706 226-4002, www.selectedindependentfuneralhomes.org and www.ogr.org. (click for more)

Hill, Allen D. (Dalton)

Allen D. Hill, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2020. Survivors and funeral arrangements will be announced by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton. (click for more)

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