Riley Keough, 34, has full management over her late grandfather Elvis Presley‘s historic Graceland property. The authorized transfer was formally signed off by an L.A. County Superior Courtroom choose on Friday, August 4th — eight months after the demise of her mom Lisa Marie Presley in January, and amid a authorized battle along with her grandmother Priscilla Presley, who was preventing for authorized management of the Graceland property and related companies. Priscilla, 78, will nonetheless be permitted to be buried at Graceland subsequent to Elvis upon demise.
A authorized battle for management over Graceland started after Lisa Marie’s sudden demise following a double cardiac arrest in January 2023. Whereas an older model of Lisa Marie’s will had acknowledged her mom and a former enterprise supervisor would take over as trustees of the Graceland property, a 2016 modification as a substitute listed Riley, in addition to her late brother Benjamin, who Lisa shares with their dad, ex-husband Danny Keough, in addition to twin half sisters Finley and Harper, 14.
After months of not talking, Riley was in the end named sole trustee in Could 2023 — adopted by now being named sole proprietor of Graceland as of Friday. Again in Could, Priscilla additionally acquired a reported monetary payout as her eldest granddaughter was given rights to her late grandfather’s property. On the time, the 78-year-old additionally issued a press release concerning the transfer.
“My daughter’s passing was each devastating and heartbreaking. Now we have realized that the followers notice that we’re ‘Only a Household,’” she stated in a court docket declaration filed in June 2023. “Elvis could be proud and his and Lisa’s needs are what are most essential to all of us,” the mom of two additionally added.
On July 13, it was additionally confirmed that Lisa formally died from a small bowel obstruction following her again to again coronary heart assaults. Opioids have been additionally present in her blood, per a TMZ report. The To Whom It Could Concern singer made her ultimate public look two days earlier than her demise on the Golden Globe Awards along with her mom as they supported Austin Butler, who was nominated and gained for his work on the Elvis biopic movie.