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Singer Aretha Franklin wears a button picturing her father, the Rev. C.L. Franklin, during a gospel tribute to the clergyman Sunday at New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit. The Rev. Franklin was critically injured during a robbery attempt in 1979 and died in 1984 after lingering in a coma. The memorial, part of the Detroit 300 observance, featured musical tributes and testimonials from friends and colleagues.