Cicely Tyson wore a spectacular hat for the funeral of Aretha Franklin.
The actress, 93, was among the celebrities who came to pay homage to the Queen of the Soul on Friday in Detroit.
Tyson, a pioneering actress during segregation, was the image of elegance in a black dress, which she complemented with gloves and a pearl necklace, but it was her imposing hat that received the most attention.
Statement: Cicely Tyson took a spectacular diskette to the funeral of Aretha Franklin on Friday
Service: The actress, 93, was one of the celebrities who came to pay tribute to the Queen of the Soul in Detroit.
Emotional: Tyson stood up to offer a poignant address in honor of the late singer
The big black cap cascaded down on Tyson's shoulders as he sat among the guests at the Great Grace Temple.
Viewers took to Twitter to praise the accessory, fainting because of the bold sense of the actress's style and her ability to take off her flashy hat.
& # 39; I'll be as extra as Cicely Tyson's hat from now! & # 39; a person got engaged.
Someone else sprang up: Cicely Tyson's hat! I could only dream of being so regal. "
One person suggested in a humorous tweet that Tyson's hat was so big that he could have won his own zip code.
"Cicely Tyson's hat has its own zip code and I am absolutely willing to do it," the Twitter user wrote under the hashtag #ArethaHomegoing, which was used by viewers seeking to comment on the emotional ceremony full of stars.
Touch: Tyson's hat was in view when he paid tribute to Franklin and his talent
Praise: The spectators of the funeral took to Twitter to praise the spectacular diskette of Tyson
Theory: One person postulated that the hat could have allowed Tyson to rest a bit during the marathon service, which was scheduled to last at least five hours
Family: someone delighted in imagining his own grandmother trying to acquire the same hat
"Aretha Franklin's funeral takes place inside Cicely Tyson's hat," joked someone else, adding, "I love it!"
The hat acquired an inspiring dimension for a Twitter user, who wrote: "I hope you occupy your space with pride in the world, like Cicely Tyson's hat".
Another person delighted in imagining his own grandmother trying to find a similar hat to imitate Tyson's style.
A Twitter user postulated that the large floppy disk could have served a secret purpose during the marathon service, which was scheduled for at least five hours.
"Cicely Tyson thinks she's cunning. She wore that hat so she could take naps when she needed it. I see you, great-aunt. Respect, that person wrote.
Regal: Tyson, a pioneer actress during segregation, was the image of elegance in a black dress, which she complemented with gloves and a pearl necklace around her neck
Style: Tyson's hat certainly deserved attention during the service
Another person praised: "I just want to put myself under Cicely Tyson's hat, I am convinced that he will protect us from the damage of this ungodly universe."
Someone found the hat so majestic that they thought it deserved a presence on social networks.
"Cicely Tyson's hat, used at Aretha Franklin's funeral, needs its own Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts," he tweeted.
Tyson's hat was in view when he got up to deliver a lively address in honor of Franklin.
& # 39; God knows we've been blessed & # 39 ;, he told the crowd. "I thought I'd start by saying 'Good morning,' but I do not think it's necessary, we all know how great this day has been and how lucky we are to be here on this day.
"I want to offer my condolences to the family, what a triumphant gift you have given the world that they have been able to experience, no matter how, this moment in time with us."
She added: & # 39;[Aretha] He spoke to us through his soul and everything that she experienced. And that's why, no matter what she was singing, she touched every person. "
Twitter users faint at Cicely Tyson's large diskette at Aretha Franklin's funeral