Betty Wright Sings Gospel at Clarence Reid’s Funeral (Soundcloud)

When an 11 year old Betty Wright won a “name that tune” contest on her local radio station she never knew it would set in motion a chain of events that would lead to her founding a school where she trains songwriters.

“That came from Clarence,” she said of Clarence Reid at his funeral in the historic Range Funeral Home in Liberty City.

Wright gave a powerful speech and sang an awesome song.

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