Chief Gilbert Blue, pictured here in 1996, was chief for more than 30 years.
Chief Gilbert Blue, pictured here in 1996, was chief for more than 30 years. LAYNE BAILEY CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
Chief Gilbert Blue, pictured here in 1996, was chief for more than 30 years. LAYNE BAILEY CHARLOTTE OBSERVER

Former Catawba Chief Gilbert Blue, who fought for tribe’s state and national recognition, has died

June 11, 2016 09:46 PM