This week, Lisa Marie Presley would have turned 55 years old. Sadly, she passed away in August of 1977.
On January 12, the one and only child of the legendary Elvis Presley passed away after being rushed to the hospital in full cardiac arrest.
His passing has prompted an outpouring of grief and sorrow all over the world.It was reported by TMZ that Presley’s housekeeper discovered her unresponsive in the restroom.
‘It is with a heavy heart that I must share the heartbreaking news that my beautiful daughter Lisa Marie has left us,’ the mother said.
‘It is with a heavy heart that I must share the news that my beautiful daughter Lisa Marie has She was the most fervent, courageous, and loving lady that I have ever known.
Lisa Marie had attended the Golden Globes just the day before she passed away, where she saw Austin Butler win the award for Best Actor in a Drama Motion Picture
for his portrayal of Lisa Marie’s father in the film Elvis. Lisa Marie passed away just one day after attending the Golden Globes.
She described her reaction to the biopic directed by Baz Luhrmann about the life of her father: ‘I truly didn’t know what to do with myself after I saw it.’
‘I had to take like five days to process it because it was so incredible and so spot on and just so authentic that, yeah,
I can’t even describe what it meant,’ she said. ‘It was so spot on and just so authentic that it was just so real.’
According to recent reports, Priscilla is getting ready to engage in a legal battle with Michael Lockwood, the ex-husband of her daughter, with whom she shares custody of their twin children, Harper and Finlay.
According to Radar Online, Lisa Marie Presley was the trustee of a trust worth $65 million and continued to own a portion of the famed Graceland estate that belonged to her late father at the time of her passing.
Michael wants to be named executor of his daughters’ trust and finances so that he may get control of millions of dollars in cash, according to a source who spoke with Radar.
Priscilla Presley, on the other hand, is adamantly opposed to this happening. The same source also shared the following information:
‘But Priscilla believes this is Presley money and she’ll battle tooth and nail to keep his hands off of it!’
The 55th birthday that Lisa Marie would have celebrated this week is sure to be painfully felt by her family as they continue to work through their grief at the loss of their loved one.
Priscilla shared her thoughts on how she intends to ‘keep our family together’ on the occasion of her daughter’s birthday.
‘Lisa’s 55th birthday would have been today if she were still alive. According to Fox, she stated that her goal was to ‘safeguard my three grandchildren and maintain the integrity of our family.’
‘Ever since I took Lisa into my arms for the very first time, I have guarded, adored, and directed her just like I do my son.’
Both of our hearts are shattered, and I have no choice but to figure out how to go on without my own child.
All of you have our undying love, and we can literally feel the power of your prayers. We are extremely grateful to you for caring so profoundly about our family.