Mabel Hamilton, long time resident of Berkshire County and tireless advocate for social justice died Monday (April 26, 2021) at age 88.

“Mabel was a very caring, very giving, very political person, and she wanted equality and justice,” said Dennis Powell, president of the Berkshire County branch of the NAACP. “We truly have lost our matriarch of the Black community.”

Use the link below to learn more about her life and legacy.