Former Choctaw chief dies - Mississippi Business Journal
JACKSON — Phillip Martin, a longtime chief who helped pull the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians out of brutal poverty with two tribal casinos and other businesses, died Thursday night. He was 83. Martin’s family was by his side when he passed away at 9:03 p.m. at a Jackson hospital, said his niece Natasha Phillips. ...
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