*Editor’s note: A previous version of this story ran based on an initial press release from MCN Public Relations. A revised press release was issued, correcting the name of one of the recipients. The story has been updated to reflect the change.
OKMULGEE, Okla. — The Muscogee (Creek) Nation announced the 2017 Living Legends honorees: Fredo (Chubby) Anderson, Jorene Coker, Ramona Mason and former MCN Principal Chief A.D. Ellis.
The recipients will be honored in a ceremony June 22, during the MCN Festival.
The Living Legends ceremony was created by Ellis during the 2005 Festival, and honors citizens who have made significant contributions to the Nation.