Alice Hoppes

 

 

Age: 64

 

Summary: civil rights advocate and director of the state Office of African-American Affairs in New Mexico who served as president of the NAACP chapter in Albuquerque from 1984 to 1996, among whose numerous awards included the 2000 Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Award from the NAACP and the 1995 Governor's Award for Outstanding New Mexico Women.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: May 20, 1939

 

Died: October 20, 2003

 

Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico