At the start of a two-day public viewing in Detroit's historic Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, thousands of mourners paid their respects to Aretha Franklin to the eerily lovely sound of her gospel performances.
At least 1,000 Delta Sigma Thetas from across the country attended the service, which lasted almost an hour and is traditionally performed for any member before her funeral.
But those who knew her personally-like the man trusted with preparing her body for home-going services this week-said she was anything but a diva in private. "Their direction has been that they want this to be an opportunity for the public and her fans to offer their respects". Thank you for thinking of me.
"It's hard to describe the feeling, it's like she's really left us", Ms Phillips said.
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"I never got to meet her, I never got to tell her that I love her", Ms Jefferson said. The viewing will be open to the public on both days.
But the viewings on Tuesday and Wednesday were for her fans who started lining up late Monday. There will be "A People's Tribute to the Queen" concert in Chene Park Amphitheatre at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31. The singer is well known for hits like "Respect", "Natural Women", and "I say a little prayer".
"I was so stunned when we took the body out of the hearse, people all over the crowd were tearful and saying, 'I love you Aretha,"' Mr Swanson said.
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"After all she gave to the world, I felt we needed to give her an appropriate send-off that would match her legacy", she said.
Franklin won 18 Grammy awards and provided a soundtrack to the civil rights movement, singing to raise money for the cause and uplifting activists with her phenomenal voice and upbeat anthems.
She then performed her next song, Delicate.
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