RIP – Aretha Franklin 8/16/2018
Written by Lola Rizer on August 16, 2018
Aretha Franklin, the “Queen of Soul” has died at age 76 from pancreatic cancer.
Publicist Gwendolyn Quinn Announced through a family statement that Franklin died Thursday at 9:50 a.m. at her home in Detroit.
The family added: “In one of the darkest moments of our lives, we are not able to find the appropriate words to express the pain in our heart. We have lost the matriarch and rock of our family. The love she had for her children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins knew no bounds.”