Jesse Jackson visits with ill Aretha Franklin

Ruben Ruiz
August 17, 2018

Despite her condition, the "Respect" hitmaker's nephew Tim Franklin recently revealed she is in good spirits, although he is anxious about her seeing reports which state her death is said to be imminent.

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In the interview with People magazine he went on to say that while the 76-year-old star "is sick", the family "believe she'll pull through it".

Aretha Franklin's family have shown their gratitude at the outpouring of love from fans across the world as the singer remains 'seriously ill'.

Beyoncé and Jay-Z sent their love and well-wishes to Aretha Franklin by dedicating their Detroit OTR II show to the Queen of Soul.

Stevie Wonder visited Franklin on Tuesday, according to her spokeswoman Gwendolyn Quinn.

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Actress and singer Mandy Moore praised Franklin as having "the most incredible legacy" while speaking to the Associated Press.

'We believe she'll pull through it, she believes she'll pull through it, and that's the important thing'. Her late father, C.L. Franklin was the pastor at Friendship Baptist Church.

"Who is not a fan? She has earned the title as the Queen of Soul and that is how she wants to be remembered". "She's the best of the best".

At this time, Franklin's exact condition remains unknown, but she's reportedly in hospice care surrounded by her loved ones.

"We're hoping that God will shine down upon her and heal her again", he said. Everyone from Ciara to Missy Elliott to Mariah Carey to Lin-Manuel Miranda has offered their support to the trailblazing singer.

When Franklin performed at the Seneca Niagara Casino in 2011, she was greeted by people who knew her from the an east side Buffalo neighborhood when she was just a little girl.

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