Congratulations to Patricia Jones Hendricks!

Photo: Patricia Jones HendricksThe Virginia G. Young Outstanding Service Award recognizes an individual trustee for exemplary service to libraries in Missouri. From 1986 when Patricia Jones Hendricks was instrumental in the founding of the Friends of the Henry County Library until her death in 2015, Patricia worked tirelessly to promote and improve library service. She chaired a successful tax levy increase campaign, served on building committees, volunteered at library programs, hosted program presenters in her home, served on the library board, and provided orientation for new library board members. “She left a lasting legacy of love, loyalty, dedication, and stewardship at the Henry County Library.”