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Staff Member: Dcn. Clarence Darrington

Staff Member: Dcn. Clarence Darrington

Dcn. Clarence Darrington

Permanent Deacon
Phone: (334) 265-6791

Deacon Clarence Darrington was imparted the apostolic blessing by His Holiness Pope Francis and was ordained into the Permanent Diaconate June 8, 2013. He was ordained in the Archdiocese of Mobile by His Eminence Archbishop Thomas J. Rodi. He is a lifelong member of The Saint Jude Catholic Church where he has been permanently assigned to The City of Saint Jude Parish by our Archbishop. He loves his church family and is married to Jessyca who is active in several Catholic organizations. He and Jessyca have two children, nine grandchildren, and nine great grandchildren. Deacon is a former educator at the former Saint Jude Educational Institute High School. He currently represents the City of Saint Jude Parish on the Advisory Council of the Montgomery Catholic private schools. He is a retired state government employee with a profession in information systems and holds degrees in computer science and business management. He retired from his professional life in 2000. He enjoys golfing, music, and spending time with his family.

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