Nikki Boliaux | Visual Journalist

Bryan Jackson holds a poster in honor of the late Aretha Franklin while waiting for the funeral procession from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
Mauricia Chatman holds pink balloons in honor of the late Aretha Franklin while waiting for the funeral procession from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
The hearse carrying the late Aretha Franklin drives down Seven Mile Road with the procession from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
Mary Ann Young dances while waiting for the funeral procession of the late Aretha Franklin from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
Barbra Deloach dons a homemade "Respect" hat while waiting for the funeral procession of the late Aretha Franklin from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
People wait along Seven Mile Road for the procession from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery to honor late Aretha Franklin on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
People wait along Seven Mile Road for the procession from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery to honor late Aretha Franklin on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
Veronica Phillips stands for a portrait on Seven Mile Road while waiting for the funeral procession of the late Aretha Franklin from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
One of the pink Cadalaics drives down Seven Mile Road with the procession from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery late Aretha Franklin on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
Delonda Daffin Facebook lives with Vera Smithson while they wait for the funeral procession of the late Aretha Franklin from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
Patricia Stewart waits for the funeral procession of the late Aretha Franklin from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
The procession from Greater Grace Temple to Woodlawn Cemetery late Aretha Franklin on Friday, August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Mich.
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