- Lisa Marie Presley's daughter Riley has given birth
- The baby is Elvis Presley's first great-granddaughter
- Riley wrote a letter to her late mother
On January 12, 2023, the shocking news that Lisa Marie Presley died at the age of 54 after suffering and cardiac arrest shocked the world.
A public memorial service was held shortly thereafter on January 22 at the family home in Graceland.
Lisa Marie Presley became a grandmother shortly before her death
Lisa Marie Presley's son-in-law Ben Smith-Petersen shared a sweet surprise in his eulogy at the memorial service. He revealed that the late singer became a grandma for the first time shortly before her death, as reported by Page Six.
"I hope I can love my daughter the way you loved me, the way you loved my brother and my sisters," said Ben Smith-Petersen while reading a letter from Lisa Marie's daughter Riley (33), who posted a photo of herself and her mother on Instagram.
Lisa Marie's eldest daughter Riley Keough is said to have been photographed with a baby at the airport. She did not speak at the funeral service herself. Riley Keough's daughter is the first great-granddaughter of music legend Elvis Presley.