• Mabel Williams laid to rest in Monroe Monday


    MONROE, N.C. - The wife of civil rights leader and author Robert Williams will be laid to rest in Monroe Monday.
    Mabel Williams, who was a fellow civil rights activist, died last week at the age of 82.

    The couple was from Monroe.

    Her husband would go on to be the president of the NAACP chapter there.

    Mabel will be remembered Monday at the Harris Funeral Home at 11 a.m.

    Next Up:

  • Headline Goes Here

    Mabel Williams laid to rest in Monroe Monday

  • Headline Goes Here

    Two arrested after crashing stolen car, running from police

  • Headline Goes Here

    Walker scores 46 to lead Hornets to franchise-record 61-point win

  • Headline Goes Here

    Car slams into bridge barricade in Iredell County, spreading debris on…

  • Headline Goes Here

    Austin bomber on recording: 'I wish I were sorry but I am not '