Queen Shirley Goodman homecoming

Published on: February 19th, 2019

Queen Shirley Goodman of the Flaming Arrows tribe passed away in December 2018 and this video shows a few moments of her homecoming celebration.

Goodman was a beloved mainstay of the 7th Ward community, involved in both Mardi Gras Indian and Baby Doll groups. After the funeral, family and friends joined in chanting and a second line, featuring her son Kevin Goodman, Big Chief of the Flaming Arrows tribe.

Filmed by WWOZ outside the Professional Funeral Home in New Orleans on December 15, 2018.

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