*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.2 comments