Lisa Marie Presley’s Passing


Alexa Hernandez, Staff Writer

American singer and songwriter Lisa Marie Presley, also the only child of Elvis Presley, unfortunately, passed away at the age of 54 on Thursday, Jan 23, 2023. “It is with a heavy heart that I must share the devastating news that my beautiful daughter Lisa Marie has left us,” actress Priscilla Presley, Presley’s mother, said in a statement. 

Los Angeles County paramedics were dispatched to Presley’s home in Calabasas, California having been notified that a woman was in full cardiac arrest. Paramedics arrived approximately 6 minutes later and rushed Presley to the hospital because they said she still showed signs of life. Priscilla Presley had confirmed that her daughter had been hospitalized earlier Thursday. Presley later died at West Hills Hospital and Medical Center due to cardiac arrest. 

A public memorial was held at Graceland in Memphis, Tennessee on Jan 22, 2023. There she was buried on the grounds of Graceland with her father, Elvis Presley, and her son, Benjamin Keough. It is confirmed that Presley’s three daughters, Riley Keough and twins Finley and Harper Lockwood, will inherit Graceland.