17 Aug 2018

Mourners gather at Aretha Franklin's former church to pay respects

From Checkpoint, 6:12 pm on 17 August 2018

Aretha Franklin's father was a pastor at Detroit's New Bethel Baptist Church for more than three decades. Reverend Robert Smith is Pastor there now. He tells John Campbell Aretha loved the church community and helped them throughout her live by donating to and holding fundraising concerts for those in need.