Alexander Funeral Home - North Chapel

4200 Stringtown Road, Evansville, IN


James Alfred Cage Sr.

September 8, 1928February 23, 2020

James “Jim” Cage, Sr., 91, of Evansville, IN passed away on Sunday, February 23, 2020. He was born on September 8, 1928 in Ballard County, KY to the late Henry Edward and Mollie Cage.

Jim was a veteran of the US Army having served during the Korean War. He was a store manager for Wessleman’s for 30 years. Jim also served as a pastor in Mitchell, Cannelton and Evansville. He worked with Special Olympics and was past President of North Park Kiwanis Club. Jim was an ordained Deacon at Grace Baptist Church, North Park Baptist Church and Community Central Church. He ran the food pantry at Grace and North Park Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Henry Cage; and sister, Mary Lou Smith.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Wanda; daughters; Dorothy Perry (John) of Washington, IN, Suzanne Wiandt (Ron) of Evansville, IN, Joy Cage of Evansville, IN; son, Jamie Cage (Debbie) of Evansville, IN; 7 grandchildren, Valeri Cockerham, Emily Perry, Isaac Cage, Rebekah Cage, Philip Wiandt, Jacob Wiandt, Molly Wiandt; 2 great-grandsons, Logan Garcia and Kaleb Cockerham.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at Alexander North Chapel officiated by Rev. Bobby Cox and Rev. Alan Scott. Family and friends may visit from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at Alexander North Chapel, and on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Central Church.


  • Wanda Cage (Vowell), Wife for 65 Years
  • Dorothy Perry (John), Daughter
  • Suzanne Wiandt (Ron), Daughter
  • Joy Cage, Daugher
  • Jamie Cage (Debbie), Son
  • Valeri Cockerham, Grandchild
  • Emily Perry, Grandchild
  • Isaac Cage, Grandchild
  • Rebekah Cage, grandchild
  • Philip Wiandt, Grandchild
  • Jacob Wiandt, Grandchild
  • Molly Wiandt, Grandchild
  • Logan Garcia, Great Grandson
  • Kaleb Cockerham, Great Grandson


  • Visitation at Alexander North Chapel Tuesday, February 25, 2020
  • Visitation at Alexander North Chapel Wednesday, February 26, 2020
  • Funeral Service At Alexander North Chapel Wednesday, February 26, 2020


James Alfred Cage Sr.

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Joe Edd Smith

February 26, 2020

My family of Linda, Brad and Susan wish peace and to all in the Cage family and am sorry for your loss. May the Lord bless you and keep you