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.
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 Presley, the King of Rock & Roll, died on August 16, 1977 at his home, Graceland, in Memphis, TN. The coroner recorded the cause of death as cardiac arrhythmia. Elvis' body is buried at Graceland.