Furthermore, Pistons great Isiah Thomas is set to speak during the service.
Among those speaking at the ceremony are former President Bill Clinton, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and the Rev. Al Sharpton.
The star gave her final performance last November at a gala in NY held in aid of the Elton John Aids Foundation. TMZ queried Chaka Khan to see what her thoughts were on the Trump family attended Franklin's funeral.
For Thursday's viewing at New Bethel Baptist Church, Franklin laid in repose in a lacy, rose gold gown by St. John's, styled with a pair of gold Christian Louboutin heels, while her gospel music played in the background.
A People's Tribute to the Queen, held on the waterfront of Franklin's hometown Detroit, ended with a mass performance of her anthem Respect.
Greater Grace Temple is calling on people with pink Cadillacs to line up before the funeral in an effort to create a "Freeway of Love" in tribute to Franklin.
"I think she's wonderful and I know that the spirit of God that's in her is what brought all of us here".
"There are some girls who haven't been born yet. who will be inspired by Aretha", he said. But he says the focus still has to be squarely on the Queen of Soul.
The funeral comes after several days of public viewings for the singer, which began with two days at Detroit's Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History that attracted thousands of fans and mourners from around the country.
McCain , an 81-year-old Republican legislator, died on Saturday night in Arizona after a yearlong battle with brain cancer . Capitol on Friday, followed by public viewing. "Thank you for your service, Senator ". "May you Rest In Peace".
John McCain until he is laid to rest and ordered flags to fly at half-staff and delegating senior officials to the funeral. As for the current president, McCain requested that Donald Trump not "take part" in the service, per The New York Times .
Mr Trump has not yet begun negotiating with Canada, but has called on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to lead negotiations "fairly". Freeland's spokesman Adam Austen said, "We will only sign a new NAFTA that is good for Canada and good for the middle class".
Moore is coming off of a T-6 finish at the Wyndham Championship and looking to carry that momentum into this week. Woods has already played 14 events in 2018, his most since teeing it up in 16 tournaments in 2013.
I suspect that the bulk of the currency (Rs 10,720 crore) was in Nepal and Bhutan and some of that was lost or destroyed". The government replaced old Rs 500 notes with new ones, but no replacement for Rs 1,000 notes have been made.
CD Projekt RED has begun a mysterious livestream that appears to be teasing an announcement related to Cyberpunk 2077 . Hopeful fans in social media and Reddit suggest that this could be a pre-cursor to a public playable game reveal.
But the footage of an unhappy Sansa hugging a morose Jon is sure to keep fans speculating. "The situation changes every week". In order for a show to be eligible for the Emmy nominations next year, it must air a majority of its episodes by May 31.
As a sign of good faith following the Singapore Summit, President Trump suspended two major joint exercises this fall. Beijing is Pyongyang's sole major ally, and the main transit country for any goods entering the North.
One team will be taken from each pot to form a group, but teams from the same association can not face each other. The Champions League draw starts at 7pm United Kingdom time on Thursday, with Liverpool now knowing their pot .
His grave site will overlook the Severn River, and will be next his best friend from his Naval Academy days, Admiral Chuck Larson. McCain will lie in state at the Arizona state capitol Wednesday with his first memorial service taking place Thursday in Phoenix.
Here’s Your First Look at the Apple Watch Series 4
Apple also plans an upgrade to the current iPhone X with a 5.8-inch OLED screen, which is internally dubbed D32, the people said. Speaking of specs, all the phones are expected to come with the usual arsenal of Apple Face ID unlock, gesture control etc.
Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan adopt dog
Prince Harry shares a kiss with his new wife Meghan Markle after their wedding at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle in May. Cape Town - If you've ever wondered what a day in the life of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is like look no further.
Sacha Baron Cohen's cringeworthy meeting with O.J. Simpson
In the segment, which took place in Las Vegas, Gio introduced his girlfriend, Christina, who pretended not to recognize Simpson. OJ Simpson in a still from final episode of Who Is America? "She knows that, oh Jesus", Simpson says as he laughs.
Morrison announces new cabinet, Bishop quits
Morrison said his new cabinet will provide necessary stability to the government and bring fresh ideas to tackle big challenges. But he went on to say that Mr Morrison, who was treasurer for three years, had overseen some controversial coalition policies.
Drug tunnel to Mexico found in former KFC restaurant
That tunnel was only eight inches in diameter, but was 22 feet deep and almost 600 feet long, ending at a home in Mexico. Once it was discovered that Lopez was seen removing the boxes from inside an old KFC, authorities went to investigate.