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Aretha Franklin's funeral and memorial services

See photos from the funeral on Aug. 31 and memorial services for singer Aretha Franklin. The Queen of Soul died Aug. 16, 2018, after battling pancreatic cancer, according to her representative.

Ron Isley performs during Aretha Franklin's funeral at
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Ron Isley performs during Aretha Franklin's funeral at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Aug. 31, 2018.

US Congresswoman Maxine Waters arrives at Greater Grace
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US Congresswoman Maxine Waters arrives at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Aug. 31, 2018.

Former US President Bill Clinton plays an Aretha
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Former US President Bill Clinton plays an Aretha Franklin song on his phone during Franklin's funeral at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Aug. 31, 2018.

Television personality Judge Greg Mathis speaks during the
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Television personality Judge Greg Mathis speaks during the funeral service for US singer Aretha Franklin at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Aug. 31, 2018.

Aretha Franklin's family members embrace after sharing stories
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Aretha Franklin's family members embrace after sharing stories about the singer's life during her funeral service at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Friday.

The hearse containing the remains of Aretha Franklin
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The hearse containing the remains of Aretha Franklin (far right) arrives at Greater Grace Temple for the singer's funeral in Detroit on Friday.

Media and friends of soul music icon Aretha
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Media and friends of soul music icon Aretha Franklin stand outside Greater Grace Temple waiting for Franklin's family to arrive for her funeral in Detroit on Friday.

Singer Gladys Knight arrives for Aretha Franklin's funeral
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Singer Gladys Knight arrives for Aretha Franklin's funeral at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Friday.

Singer Smokey Robinson speaks at the funeral for
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Singer Smokey Robinson speaks at the funeral for Aretha Franklin at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Friday.

Faith Hill performs, as the Rev. Al Sharpton,
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Faith Hill performs, as the Rev. Al Sharpton, right, listens, during Aretha Franklin's funeral at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Friday.

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan speaks at the funeral
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Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan speaks at the funeral for Aretha Franklin at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Friday.

Actress Jennifer Lewis speaks with the media as
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Actress Jennifer Lewis speaks with the media as she enters Greater Grace Temple to attend Aretha Franklin's funeral in Detroit on Friday.

Jennifer Hudson enters Greater Grace Temple to attend
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Jennifer Hudson enters Greater Grace Temple to attend soul music icon Aretha Franklin's funeral in Detroit on Friday.

Pink Cadillacs are lined up outside Greater Grace
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Pink Cadillacs are lined up outside Greater Grace Temple, site of soul music icon Aretha Franklin's funeral in Detroit on Friday.

Mourners attend Aretha Franklin's funeral at Greater Grace
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Mourners attend Aretha Franklin's funeral at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Friday.

Boxer Thomas Hearns, center, arrives for the funeral
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Boxer Thomas Hearns, center, arrives for the funeral of Aretha Franklin at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit on Friday.

Aretha Franklin's coffin arrives at the Greater Grace
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Aretha Franklin's coffin arrives at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit in advance of her funeral on Friday.

This photo shows seats marked for Stevie Wonder
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This photo shows seats marked for Stevie Wonder and other guests at the Greater Grace Temple ahead of Aretha Franklin's funeral in Detroit on Aug. 30.

People fix balloons for the viewing of Aretha
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People fix balloons for the viewing of Aretha Franklin at the New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit on Aug. 30.

A man works on a memorial for singer
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A man works on a memorial for singer Aretha Franklin outside the New Bethel Baptist Church before her body arrives for a public viewing in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Aretha Franklin's coffin arrives at the New Bethel
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Aretha Franklin's coffin arrives at the New Bethel Baptist Church for a viewing in Detroit on Aug. 30.

The Rev. Jesse Jackson greets fans of Aretha
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The Rev. Jesse Jackson greets fans of Aretha Franklin who were gathered outside of the New Bethel Baptist Church, for a final public viewing of the late soul singer in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Fans of Aretha Franklin gather outside of the
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Fans of Aretha Franklin gather outside of the New Bethel Baptist Church, the church once ministered by her father, the Rev. C.L. Franklin, for a final public viewing of the late soul singer in Detroit on Aug. 30.

The body of Aretha Franklin arrives at the
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The body of Aretha Franklin arrives at the New Bethel Baptist Church as fans gather for a final public viewing in Detroit on Aug. 30.

The 1940 LaSalle hearse bearing the body of
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The 1940 LaSalle hearse bearing the body of Aretha Franklin leaves the New Bethel Baptist Church after a public viewing in Detroit on Aug. 30.

The coffin containing the body of singer Aretha
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The coffin containing the body of singer Aretha Franklin is taken from a 1940 LaSalle hearse at the New Bethel Baptist Church, once led by her father the Rev. C.L. Franklin, for a public viewing in Detroit on Aug. 30.

A woman is overcome with emotion after viewing
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A woman is overcome with emotion after viewing the body of singer Aretha Franklin at the New Bethel Baptist Church Aug. 30.

Singer Regina Belle performs on stage at
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Singer Regina Belle performs on stage at "A People's Tribute to the Queen," an Aretha Franklin tribute event at Chene Park in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Artists perform during
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Artists perform during "A People's Tribute to the Queen," an Aretha Franklin tribute event at Chene Park amphitheatre in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Filmmaker Tyler Perry speaks on stage at a
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Filmmaker Tyler Perry speaks on stage at a tribute concert to celebrate the life of songstress Aretha Franklin at Chene Park in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Actress Jennifer Lewis speaks on stage at a
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Actress Jennifer Lewis speaks on stage at a tribute concert to celebrate the life of songstress Aretha Franklin at Chene Park in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Roquel Payton, Abdul Fakir, Ronnie McNeir and Harold
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Roquel Payton, Abdul Fakir, Ronnie McNeir and Harold Bonhart, of the singing group The Four Tops, celebrate the life of songstress Aretha Franklin at a tribute concert at Chene Park in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Singer Kiko and dancers perform on stage at
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Singer Kiko and dancers perform on stage at a tribute concert to celebrate the life of songstress Aretha Franklin at Chene Park in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Singer Johnny Gill performs on stage at a
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Singer Johnny Gill performs on stage at a tribute concert to celebrate the life of songstress Aretha Franklin at Chene Park in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Singer Kimmie Horne performs on stage at a
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Singer Kimmie Horne performs on stage at a tribute concert to celebrate the life of songstress Aretha Franklin at Chene Park in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Dancers perform a piece by choreographer Lisa McCall
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Dancers perform a piece by choreographer Lisa McCall during "A People's Tribute to the Queen," an Aretha Franklin tribute event at Chene Park amphitheatre in Detroit on Aug. 30.

Two young children move along with family members
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Two young children move along with family members to pay their respects to singer and actor Aretha Franklin at a public viewing at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African-American History in Detroit on Aug. 29.

A mural depicting Aretha Franklin is painted on
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A mural depicting Aretha Franklin is painted on the wall of a building near the New Bethel Baptist Church, the church once led by her father, the Rev. C.L. Franklin, and where fans were gathering for a final public viewing of the late soul singer in Detroit on Aug. 30.

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