Dancing With the Stars graduate Priscilla Presley’s daughter was buried a week after her unexpected, sudden death.
Lisa Marie Presley was found unresponsive by her housekeeper at her home in Calabasas, California on January 12, 2023. She was taken to a nearby hospital, where doctors determined she was brain dead. according to TMZ. A few hours later, the world learned that Elvis and Priscilla Presley’s only daughter had died.
“It is with a heavy heart that I share the devastating news that our beautiful daughter Lisa Marie has passed away,” said Priscilla Presley said in the statement to People magazine. In the days that followed, funeral and burial preparations were made. And on January 19, 2023, Lisa Marie Presley was buried.
Here’s what you need to know:
Lisa Marie Presley was buried next to her son and across from her father
Lisa Marie Presleys was buried at Graceland, the property that once belonged to her father. According to Entertainment TonightShe was buried “next to her son” Benjamin Keough, who committed suicide in 2020. In addition to Lisa Marie Presley and Benjamin Keough, the Meditation Garden at Graceland is also the final resting place for Elvis Presley and both of his parents, Vernon and Gladys.
In photos from TMZ, preparations for Lisa Marie Presley’s funeral were underway just days earlier. The photos show that her grave is next to her son and across from her father, who died in 1977. There is a fountain between Lisa Marie Presley’s grave and that of her father.
In the meantime, A source told Page Six that adjustments had to be made in the meditation garden to accommodate Lisa Marie Presley’s tomb.
“They are moving Benjamin’s grave to make room for Lisa in the backyard cemetery,” an insider told the outlet.
It is not known if there was any type of burial ceremony as this process was kept private.
Lisa Marie Presley’s memorial service can be viewed via livestream
Lisa Marie Presley’s family will hold a public memorial service at Graceland on January 22, 2023. The service takes place on the lawn in front of the property and can be followed in a live stream. according to the official Graceland website.
Hundreds of people are expected to attend the funeral in person.
“Lisa Marie’s memorial service will be held on Graceland’s front yard. Fans will gather on the north lawn of Graceland Mansion, adjacent to the seating area on the middle lawn reserved for Lisa Marie’s family and friends. Access to the north lawn will be standing room only, subject to availability on a first come, first served basis.
The live stream will be available on Graceland’s live stream page and begins just before 10 a.m. local time.
Graceland was the home of Elvis Presley from 1957 until his death. The estate will be inherited by Lisa Marie Presley’s three daughters, Riley Keough, Harper Lockwood and Finley Lockwood. according to BBC News.
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