Pat Jones easily won Tuesday's special election to the Oakwood City Council, filling the unexpired term of Ron McFarland.
She earned 64 percent of the vote in defeating Charles James.
√ Pat Jones, 64%
Charles James, 36%
Who is she: Pat Jones is a retired educator who now compiles and publishes genealogical resource books.
How she reacted: “I’m pleased and looking forward to working with the (Oakwood) City Council. I think I’m really going to enjoy it.”
On the issues: Jones has said she would like to see the development of more residential areas.
What’s next: She will finish out former Councilman Ron McFarland’s term, which will be from Nov. 9 to Dec. 31, 2017.