Farewell: Public memorial service for Lisa Marie Presley on Sunday
Public memorial service for Lisa Marie Presley on Sunday
Lisa Marie Presley will find her final resting place on the grounds of the iconic Graceland mansion. Her son and father are also buried there.
The Elvis daughter who died at the age of 54 Lisa Marie Presley is to be buried on Sunday with a public memorial service at the Graceland family estate south of the city of Memphis, Tennessee.
The service in memory of the rock ‘n’ roll legend’s only child Elvis Presley will begin on Jan. 22 at 9 a.m. local time on the front lawn of the property, according to a statement on Graceland’s visitors page. The public is invited to come.
Instead of flowers, the Presley family would like donations to the Presley Foundation from anyone who wanted to give something, it said. The foundation then wants to use the money to support selected charities that are dedicated to children’s programs, art or education.
Last Friday, one day after the singer’s sudden death, her family announced that Lisa Marie Presley was at her final resting place Graceland by the side of her “beloved son Ben”. Benjamin Keough took his own life in 2020 at the age of 27. The grave of the “King of Rock ‘n’ Roll”, Elvis Presley, who died in 1977, is also on the grounds of the Graceland villa, which today houses a museum and is a place of pilgrimage for fans.
Singer Lisa Marie Presley, the only child of Elvis and Priscilla Presley’s marriage, died Thursday after a medical emergency at her home in California. Actress Priscilla Presley (77) had it Death announced to her daughter.
The four-time Elvis daughter is survived by her 14-year-old twin daughters from her fourth Before with Michael Lockwood and daughter Riley from her first marriage to musician Danny Keough. She was also intermittently married to pop star Michael Jackson and actor Nicolas Cage.