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Ava Kay Jones

World-renowned voodoo priestess Ava Kay Jones was born and raised in New Orleans, and is a leading authority on New Orleans voodoo and African spirituality. She was the inspiration behind Disney’s “Mama Odie” character in The Princess and the Frog. She was born on Halloween, holds a law degree, and leads the award-winning Voodoo Mkumba Dance Ensemble.

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Ava Kay Jones

The Voodoo Priestess of Football

Jan 30, 2014

When the New Orleans Saints need a miracle, a voodoo priestess is put on the case.



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