Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Fans Flock to Franklin's Home

Posted By on Tue, Aug 21, 2018 at 10:16 AM

Memphians, tourists, and all-around fans of Aretha Franklin made a pilgrimage to the singer's birthplace, leaving flowers, posters, tiaras, and written tributes on the home.

Franklin died on Thursday. She was 76.
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She was born at 406 Lucy in South Memphis. Preservationists have been working to save the home for the past two years.

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