Cherokee Nation commemorates 5th annual ‘Charles Head Day’

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07/26/2018 10:00 AM
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Members of One Fire Victim Services along with Cherokee Nation leaders, friends and family pay tribute to the late Secretary of State, Charles L. Head on July 18 at the Cherokee Nation Heritage Garden during the fifth annual “Charles Head Day” in Tahlequah. ROGER GRAHAM/CHEROKEE PHOENIX
TAHLEQUAH – Family and friends met on July 18 at the Cherokee Nation Heritage Garden to remember the life of the late secretary of State and co-creator of One Fire Victim Services, Charles L. Head as part of the fifth annual “Charles Head Day.”

Head died in a car crash in January 2013.

The Cherokee Phoenix covered the event and produced a video.

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