Tobias Alexander Freeman passed away on July 6, 2022, at the age of 27. Tobias was born in Antioch, CA and resided in Bay Point, CA until he moved to Maryville, TN in 2004. He was a naturally sweet and kind soul, with a gentle laugh and a huge heart. He was loved by all who knew him and will be forever missed.
He loved to go camping, fishing, play baseball, listen to music, collect sneakers, and laugh. During football season he always rooted for the Florida Gators and the Dallas Cowboys. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his friends, family, and children. Tobias was a dedicated father who adored his two children.
Tobias is survived by Mother Stephanie Rigsby, Father Eric Rigsby, Grandmother Debbie Valdez, Grandfather David Chavez, Uncle Nick Chavez, siblings Tyler, Tucker, and Bailey, his Aunt Kathy, Uncle Larry, wife Caitlin Freeman, his children Ruby and Tobias Alexander Jr, and many cousins and close friends.
Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 PM, Friday, July 15, 2022 at Smithview Pavilion, 601 Smithview Drive, Maryville, TN 37803. A Celebration of Life will follow at 7:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to a trust created in his children’s name at Y12 Federal Credit Union. Smith Funeral and Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.