On July 24th, the Harlem community gathered to honor and remember Sylvia Woods at Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem. Sylvia's, Queen of Soul Food Restaurant has and continues to be a blessing in the Harlem community. Sylvia and her family have successfully run one of the most successful and iconic restaurant in Harlem. The food is delicious and it's a place where you always feel welcome. Many times Sylvia would be right there to greet you or ask you how your meal was. She was truly a beautiful person. Her and her family also made sure to give back to the Harlem by starting a scholarship fund in their name for children in community.
In this video former President, Bill Clinton talks about his own memories of Syliva Woods and her restaurant.