8/15/58Elvis sobbed hysterically while Gladys' favorite gospel group, the Blackwood Brothers, performed at the service in the Memphis Funeral Home, and he was equally inconsolable at her Forest Hill Cemetery grave site, crying out, 'Oh God, everything I have is gone'. Elvis leans over the grave, crying out, inconsolably, 'Goodbye, darling, goodbye. I love you so much. You know how much I lived my whole life just for you'.
Vernon Presley, Elvis Presley's father, places a rose on his son's grave Nov. 24, 1977, as newspeople were permitted inside the grounds at Graceland in Memphis, Tenn., for the first time since Elvis' funeral.
Elvis Aaron Presley 1935-1977. Elvis has actually had two graves. A mausoleum in Forest Hills Cemetery in Memphis, Tenn. He was moved along with his mother Gladys to Graceland. Too many fans were tampering with his grave in Forest Hills.
1977 – Elvis Presley, "The King of Rock and Roll", was officially pronounced dead at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, after he was found unresponsive on the floor of his Graceland bathroom. | Elvis_Presley_gravestone.jpg
I went to school with Amber Alden, the daughter of Elvis' girlfriend (t the time of his death), Ginger. After Elvis died we visited his grave at Graceland and met his father Vernon and brother Vester. My uncle Sonny had a blast with them!