2001 Hall of Fame

They walk toward excellence where others stand still, leading by quiet example while teaching us that a life journey well-traveled is better than any destination of accolades. Join us in honoring the 2001 inductees to the Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame.

Martin Van Buren Cheadle

Highly accomplished and devout public servant to the Chickasaw people
Considered by many to be a devout servant of the Chickasaw people, Martin Van Buren Cheadle was an upstanding Chickasaw man.

Geraldine Factor Greenwood

The "Original Dynamic Woman" of the Chickasaw Nation
With a dynamic career filled by teaching and giving to others, Geraldine Greenwood touched the lives of many.

James Cotton McCurtain

Notable Chickasaw who was inducted into the Chickasaw Hall of Fame in 2001
McCurtain worked on behalf of the Chickasaw tribe as a interpreter under the Dawes Commission and also served int he Chickasaw Senate.