The Delta Sigma Theta sorority honored Aretha Franklin

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the ladies of the sorority took part in an Omega Omega ceremony which is traditionally performed for any member before her funeral.

Back in 1992, Ms. Aretha Franklin was inducted as an honorary member of Delta Sigma Theta.  As a tradition, the ladies of the sorority took part in an Omega Omega ceremony which is traditionally performed for any member before her funeral.   

“She loved Delta and its ideals … she looked for the best in others. Her life was an inspiration,” said U.S. House Rep. Brenda Lawrence

Check out the video below of the special Delta Sigma Theta memorial service that was held during her public viewing Tuesday at Charles H. Wright Museum.

Read more here:  https://bit.ly/2Ns8AFd

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