Over the weekend, Priscilla Presley bid farewell to her daughter Lisa Marie Presley at a public memorial at Graceland.
On Monday, Priscilla confirmed her appreciation for all of the outpouring love and assist that she has obtained, tweeting, “Thanks all in your condolences, you will have touched me along with your phrases. It has been a really tough time however simply realizing your love is on the market makes a distinction.”
Throughout the public memorial, Priscilla learn a eulogy written by one in every of her granddaughters. Struggling to carry again tears, she learn out loud, “I don’t know easy methods to put my mom into phrases, reality is there are too many. Lisa Marie Presley was an icon, a task mannequin, a superhero to many individuals all around the world, however Mama was my icon, my position mannequin, my superhero in far more methods than one. Even now, I can’t get throughout every little thing there may be to be understood or identified about, her however as she all the time mentioned, ‘I’ll do my greatest.’”
Lisa Marie was the mom of daughters Riley Keough, 33, and twins Harper and Finley, 14.
Priscilla additionally shared her granddaughter’s poem about “previous soul” Lisa Marie, which touched on the singer’s second youngster, Benjamin Keough, who died by suicide in 2020.
In 1968, she entered our world born drained, fragile, but robust.
She was delicate however was crammed with life.
She all the time knew she wouldn’t be right here too lengthy.
Childhood passes by with a glimpse of her inexperienced eye.
She then grew a household of her personal.
Then got here her second youngster, leaving her with suspicion.
May this be the angel that takes me house?
Time after all flew by, it was time for a tragedy.
She knew it was near the top.
Survivor’s guilt some would say, however a damaged coronary heart was the doing of her dying.
Now, she is house the place she all the time belonged, however my coronary heart is lacking her love.
She knew that I cherished her, I concern I’ll by no means contact her,
However the previous soul is all the time with me; she doesn’t drift above.
Priscilla closed with, “Our coronary heart is damaged, Lisa. All of us love you.”
Greater than per week in the past, Lisa Marie was rushed to the hospital after struggling cardiac arrest at her Calabasas, California, house.
Earlier than her dying, Priscilla requested for prayers.
In a press release to Folks, Priscilla said, “My beloved daughter Lisa Marie was rushed to the hospital. She is now receiving the perfect care. Please maintain her and our household in your prayers. We really feel the prayers from around the globe and ask for privateness presently.”
Priscilla was photographed arriving on the hospital to be by Lisa Marie’s aspect.
Hours later, information broke of Lisa Marie’s dying at age 54.