Cathie Wise

August 20, 1954 ~ June 15, 2019 (age 64)


Mrs. Cathie Cagle Wise, age 64, of Rome, GA, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019, at her residence surrounded by her loving family after a long battle with cancer.

A lifelong resident of Rome and Floyd County, Cathie was born August 20, 1954, a daughter of Margaret Payne Cagle and the late Marvin Eugene Cagle.  She was a 1972 graduate of East Rome High School and worked for 28 years with Scripps-Howard Cable Company before moving to Ear Nose Throat and Allergy of Northwest Georgia until her sickness in April of 2017.  Cathie was a loving mother and very sweet person.  She was a member of Cornerstone Church who loved shopping, camping and mostly, spending time with her granddaughters and other family.  In addition to her father, Cathie was preceded in death by a sister, Allison Cagle Braun.

Cathie is survived by her husband, Rodney Wise, whom she married June 6, 1993; daughter, Rachel (Ben) Wise; sons, Chip (Sheree) Shaw and Jae (Susanna) Wise; granddaughters, Lainey Rhea Shaw and Harper Grace Shaw; mother, Margaret Payne Cagle Lackey; brothers, Earl Wayne (Dianne) Cagle and Larry (Kathy) Cagle.  A special aunt, Ruth Kerce, her Sisterhood sisters, Holly Hufstetler Denton, Jan Stephens Carter and Deborah Towers Ward, along with a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral services for Cathie will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Salmon Funeral Home with Pastor Jody Hagerty officiating.  Interment will follow in Morning View Cemetery.

Cathie will remain at Salmon Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Wednesday from 12:00 noon until the service hour.

Pallbearers are asked to meet at the funeral home Wednesday by 1:30 p.m. and include Larry Cagle, Wayne Cagle, Barry Bonds, Zach Sitterding, Ken Nixon and Barry Gallimore.

Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Saint Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 Saint Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.

The staff of Salmon Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Cathie Cagle Wise.

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Gathering of Family and Friends
June 19, 2019

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Salmon Funeral Home and Cremation Services
2516 New Calhoun Hwy, NE
Rome, GA 30161

Funeral Service
June 19, 2019

2:00 PM
Salmon Funeral Home and Cremation Services
2516 New Calhoun Hwy, NE
Rome, GA 30161

Interment following funeral service
June 19, 2019

Morning View Cemetery
5045 New Calhoun Highway
Rome, Georgia 30161


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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