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Edward Jordan Sr is best known for being the first husband of Aretha Franklin. In fact, they share two children.
At the time of this writing, Aretha’s children’s news is coming up and gaining massive headlines as they are locked in a dispute and fighting over her will, after the finding of four explosive handwritten notes supposedly dividing her estate between her all sons.
Edward Jordan Sr: Aretha Franklin Sons And Family
Edward Jordan Sr and Aretha Franklin are also blessed with two sons. Their names, the first child, Clarance was born on 28 January 1955 when Aretha was only 12, and the second son, Edward Derone Franklin born on 31 August 1957.
She originally claimed the father was a schoolmate, yet in the wills she reportedly had handwritten, she refers to Edward Sr. as his father.
While nothing much is known about Jordan and the role he played in his boy’s lives, as Aretha’s grandmother, Rachel, and her sibling’s sister, Erma, took the care of their two sons as her success soared. The children’s pictures of Aretha could be found on the internet.
Soon, Aretha’s family grew as she produced two more sons as a result of her other relationships.
Where is Edward Jordan Sr Now?
Upon the death of Aretha Franklin, Edward Jordan has not surfaced up much about in the media and sources. It seems after Aretha’s demise, Edward seems to go under the radar.
Also, there are no official social media sites of Edward Jordan so it is difficult to know what Edward is currently doing nowadays.
Edward Jordan Sr Net Worth Explored
Although Edward Jordan’s net worth has not been officially disclosed at the time of this writing.
However, Aretha Franklin has gathered a net worth of $80 million. This information was reported by Celebrity Net Worth.
She lost her life on 16 August 2018 from pancreatic cancer leaving no will!