Isreal Cage

Published 12:01 am Friday, April 17, 2015

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Aug. 31, 1929 – April 15, 2015

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NATCHEZ — Services for Isreal Cage, 85, of Vidalia, who died Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at Natchez Regional Medical Center, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Fourth Street Church of Christ in Natchez with Dwight Greene officiating.

Burial will follow at the Sunset View Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Concordia Funeral Home in Ferriday.

Visitation will be at 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home and at 9 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church.

Mr. Cage was born Aug. 31, 1929, in Shaw, La., the son of Eddie and Sylvia Carter Cage.

He was retired from International Paper Company with 52 years of service.

He was a member of Fourth Street Church of Christ.

Mr. Cage was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers; and four sisters.

Survivors include three sons, Carlston Cage and wife, Debra, and Lonnie Cage and wife, Edna, all of Natchez, and Billy Cage and wife, Pat, of Richland; two daughters, Catherine Cooper of Arlington, Texas and Bonita Cage of Vidalia; three brothers, Arthur Cage and wife, Arlene, of Pensacola, Fla., Charles Cage and wife, Irma, and Abraham Cage and wife, Carla, all of Baton Rouge; three sisters, Eliza Cage of Ferriday, Cindy Washington and husband, Al, of Melbourne, Fla., and Willnetta Taylor of Albany, Ga.; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and nieces, nephews and cousins.

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