Ms. Aretha -Franklin -Obituary

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Ms. Aretha Louise Franklin

Mar 25, 1942 – Aug 16, 2018 (Age 76)


Winnfield Funeral Home- Alexandria Obituary

Aretha Franklin, universally acclaimed as the “Queen of Soul” and one of America’s greatest singers in any style, died on Thursday at her home in Detroit. She was 76.The cause was advanced pancreatic cancer, her publicist, Gwendolyn Quinn, said.In her indelible late-1960s hits, Ms. Franklin...

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A voice. An idol. You were the light of the soul. When you died, it broke my soul. I was shaking in shock and at a loss for words. I prayed a little, but it didnt work . You were the queen of MUSIC. I hop you reunited with your parents, siblings and Whitney Houston in Heaven. ❤

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. See you very soon

I'm so sorry for your loss. May the hope found in God's Word the Bible at Isa 26:19 help to comfort your family and friends. I will keep you in my prayers

May the angles wings guide you to the heavenly kingdom to meet your lord beloved supreme for all his guiding blessings. The queen of soul is now resting at gods golden feet.

Aretha Franklin,
You were an ICON. You inspired me to do my very best in everything that I have done as a student and performer. Thank You!!

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief..

To all those related to the queen of soul whether through her music or family relationship my deepest sympathy for your lost,May the God of comfort give you strength and the memories of your love bring you peace. Psalms 145: 18,19.

I grew up listening to Aretha Franklin "Queen of Soul" music and loved it. I am saddened to hear of her passing, my condolences to her family, friends, and to all of us that loved her, she will be greatly missed but comfort in knowing that "HEAVEN" gained a songtress of an angel, may she Rest In Peace!

I will always love Aretha Franklin' s music.