The official program for Franklin’s funeral outlines a six-hour event full of tributes from stars like Stevie Wonder, Jennifer Hudson and Fantasia.
Confirmed speakers include former President Bill Clinton, Smokey Robinson, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Clive Davis. The Rev. Jasper Williams Jr., pastor of Atlanta’s Salem Baptist Church, will deliver the eulogy.
Although we’ll be live streaming the service on Facebook, feel free to keep updating this post as we’ll be covering it live throughout the day as the service continues.