The Reverend Dr. Randy McCloy
Randy is a life-long Memphian who attended college at Yale and Rhodes College. He received his M.D. degree at University of Tennessee, and did post-graduate training at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota. He has practiced his specialty of gastroenterology in Memphis for over 40 years. He has been a member of Holy Communion since 1980, having served twice on the vestry, once as senior warden. Following his discernment process for the Diaconate, Randy attended Memphis Theological Seminary, attaining a masters’ degree in the Arts of Religion (MAR), and was ordained here at CHC in November, 2009. Randy and his wife, Linda Kay, have four sons and six grandchildren. Before coming back to Holy Communion, Randy served as deacon at St. Andrews Church, Collierville for one year. Extracurricular interests include golf, running, skiing, hunting, and travel with Linda Kay, especially to visit their grandchildren. In addition to his liturgical duties as a deacon, Randy is interested in pastoral care, and especially the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of those persons who are at the end of their life journey, as well as those loved ones who are experiencing this journey with them.