What could happen to Aretha Franklin’s birthplace based on Memphis precedents

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 19, 2018 8:13 AM CT | Published: October 12, 2018 5:31 PM CT
A small house with boarded-up windows and a metal fence around the yard sits on Lucy Avenue off of Wellington Street.


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Elle Perry

The Memphis native and two-time University of Memphis graduate has written for publications including The Memphis Business Journal, Memphis Flyer and High Ground News, and previously served as coordinator of The Teen Appeal.


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