Augusta Youth Center director passes away

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December 20, 2006

AUGUSTA, Ga.---News 12 has learned that Pat Jones, director emeritus of the Augusta Youth Center, has passed away. She died at about 12:30 this afternoon at University Hospital.

Jones was well-known throughout the Augusta community for her work on the behalf of underprivileged children. She created the Augusta Youth Center in 1984.

Jones had been in the hospital for some time.

Funeral arrangements have not yet been set.