Big Chief of the Black Feather Mardi Gras Indians tribe, Lionel Delpit, passed away last Thursday. Only 54 years old, the Big Chief's death deeply impacted the entire Mardi Gras Indian community. In a show of respect a grand procession of New Orleans' most regarded Indians and Chiefs followed the Big Chief's horse-drawn hearse as it made it's way through the streets crowded with people from all areas of the city who had come to pay their respects.

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