COLONEL JAMES R. RANDALL, M.D.
Colonel (Ret.) James Roland Randall, M.D. was born on May 7, 1933 in Annapolis, Maryland. Brother Randall graduated from Wiley H. Bates High School and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Morgan State University. He completed his Doctor of Medicine at Howard University. Brother Randall was initiated into Beta Alpha Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated in 1951. He was a Charter Member of our Eta Eta Lambda Chapter Annapolis, Maryland, as well as Theta Delta Lambda Chapter in El Paso, Texas and Iota Mu Lambda Chapter in Tacoma, Washington. He was a life member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and a 33rd degree Prince Hall Mason. In 1980, after years of honorable service, Dr. Randall retired from the United States Army at the rank of Colonel. He continued with his career as a physician until his retirement as the Chief of Staff for Western State Hospital in Steilacoom, Washington. On May 15, 2007, Dr. Randall died peacefully in Tacoma, Washington.
Omega Chapter in 2007