March 2, 2007
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Dean Lee Evans had this to say about him, "Dr Malloy has served on the Dean's Advisory Council for several terms. Jim was a great asset to the School. He always pushed the envelope to promote pharmacists and what they could do. He was passionate about Auburn, the School of Pharmacy and about clinical research. Jim was also a friend and will be missed, but we should all take solace in the fact that Jim contributed to the profession and to people's lives in a meaningful a way."
Jim Maloy's obituary published in the Montgomery Advertiser
Dr. Jim Maloy, 64, of Montgomery, Alabama, passed
away suddenly on February 10,2007. He was born in Samson, Alabama on July 2,
1942. As a child he moved with his family to Enterprise, Alabama where he
graduated from Enterprise High School in 1960. Jim received his Bachelor of
Science Degree in Pharmacy from Auburn University in 1965. While in college he
played the trumpet as a member of the Auburn University Marching Band and
Concert Band. He served as president of the Baptist Student Union. After college
he practiced retail pharmacy in Enterprise at Bryars-Warren Drug Store until he
was called to active duty as a Commissioned Officer in the U.S. Public Health
Service during the Vietnam War. His detailed assignment in the USPHS was to the
Bureau of Medicine of the Food and Drug Administration in Washington, D.C. He
was one of 27 pharmacists selected nationwide to evaluate the adverse reaction
reports for the Investigational New Drug Applications. In 1969, in recognition
of his work and expertise at the FDA, Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
hired him as a Clinical Research Associate. In1977, he accepted a promotion to
work for Schering Pharmaceuticals Corporation as Assistant Director of Clinical
Research. He returned to Auburn earning a Doctorate of Pharmacy in 1985. Dr.
Maloy has been Executive Vice President and principal investigator of Drug
Research and Analysis Corporation in Montgomery. He has served on the Dean's
Advisory Board of the Auburn University School of Pharmacy since 1992 and was an
active member of the Alabama Pharmacy Association. In 1995 he was elected
president of the Association of Clinical Research Professionals, a worldwide
organization of medical experts. Jim's service to his community was outstanding.
He was a past president and board member of the Montgomery Quarterback Club.
During his tenure he was recipient of the Bradford Award for outstanding
service. He also served as president of the Lions Club in Montgomery and has
been a supporter of their International Student Exchange program. He was, at the
time of his death, president of the Blue-Grey Association that produces the
annual Blue-Grey Classic Game. Jim was a board member and past-president of
Child Protect, a Montgomery organization that provides aid to abused children.
Along with his wife, Jackie, he was a major contributor to the Central Alabama
Community Foundation. A long-term member ofFrazer Memorial United Methodist
Church he sang every Sunday in the church choir and was a member of the Good
News Singers. On multiple occasions Jim served as a medical missionary to South
America working in Ecuador, Venezuela, and Brazil. On these missions he provided
treatment and medications to those in need. Jim was preceded in death by his
parents, J. T. Maloy and Catherine Ward Maloy of Enterprise, AL, his
grandparents, James Henry Maloy and Frances Adeline Morgan Maloy of Samson , AL
and Jefferson Hillman Ward and Kate Gassett Ward of Hartford, AL. He is survived
by his wife Jacqueline Bush Maloy; sons, James Ian Maloy and Justin Jefferson
Maloy of Montgomery, AL; brother, Dr. Thomas Howard Maloy and his wife Jane
Robinson Maloy of Wilmington, NC; sister, Pamela Maloy Moore and her husband,
Dr. Robert William Moore of Tallahassee, FL; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, February 14, 2007, at 12 noon at Frazer
Memorial United Methodist Church Dr. John Ed Mathison officiating. Burial will
follow in Alabama Heritage Cemetery. Visitation will beheld Wednesday, February
13,2007, from 5-7 p.m. at Alabama Heritage Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers the
family requests that donations be made to Montgomery Lions Club Community
Foundation PO Box 94Montgomery, AL 36101.
Charlie Loftin, past-president of the Alabama Pharmacist Association, is another distinguished Auburn pharmacist who passed away during the month of February. Loftin graduated from the Auburn University School of Pharmacy in 1957. Dean Lee Evans called Loftin, "a dedicated pharmacist and loyal alumnus."
Mr. Charlie M. Loftin, age 70, a native of Hartford, AL and longtime resident of Mobile died Sunday, February 25, 2007 at a local hospital. Mr. Loftin, former owner of Mobile Medical Center Pharmacy, was a member of the Auburn Alumni Association, the Port City Pacers, member and past-president of the Alabama Pharmacist Association, and member of Ashland Place United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Marian W. Loftin of Mobile and one son, Charles D. Loftin and his wife Berkeley of Lexington, KY; other relatives and friends. The funeral service was held Tuesday, February 27, 2007 at 2:30 p.m. in the chapel of Pine Crest Funeral Home. Interment is in Pine Crest Cemetery. An online remembrance guestbook may be signed at www.pinecrestfuneralhome.com.
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