As the world continues to mourn the loss of Lisa Marie Presley, her daughter has bid farewell to her late mother with a photo of the last time they were together.
The daughter of music icon Elvis, passed away on Thursday, January 12 after reportedly suffering a cardiac arrest.
According to TMZ, Lisa Marie was rushed to hospital after emergency services attended the home of the 54 year old where they performed CPR before taking her to hospital, paramedics were reportedly able to regain a pulse en route to the hospital.
Shortly after being administered to hospital, Lisa Marie’s mother arrived to be by her daughter’s side.
Priscilla later announced the news of her daughter’s “devastating” death in a statement, while thanking the public for their “love and prayers”.
“It is with a heavy heart that I must share the devastating news that my beautiful daughter Lisa Marie has left us,” she said.
“She was the most passionate strong and loving woman I have ever known. We ask for privacy as we try to deal with this profound loss. Thank you for the love and prayers. At this time there will be no further comment.”
In a final farewell to Lisa Marie, her daughter Riley Keough, took to Instagram on Wednesday, January 25 to share a picture of her sitting next to her late mother at a restaurant as the pair smiled for the camera.
“I feel blessed to have a photo of the last time I saw my beautiful mama. Grateful @georgieflores took this,” she wrote.
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Those close to the 33 year old were quick to comment on the post, leaving messages of love and support for Keough.
“She is with you always. You are a legacy of her powerful love and powerful light.”
“I love you both with my entire heart.”
“Im so thankful I witnessed you taking this beautiful photo. You both looked stunning that night with our yummy oysters.”
“Such a beautiful picture. So sorry for your loss, Riley.”
“Oh Riley, she was so beautiful , sending so much love and prayers.”
“Sending love and light. May your mama’s memory be a blessing.”
As mourners gathered, a sorrowful Priscilla took the stage to read remarks on behalf of her granddaughter, Riley Keough, and deliver a poem in tribute to her late daughter.
“I’m going to read something that my granddaughter wrote for all of you, and this says it all,” Priscilla began.
“‘I have no idea how to put my mother into words. Truth is, there are too many.’
“‘Lisa Marie Presley was an icon, a role model, a superhero to many people all over the world, but Mama was my icon, my role model, my superhero – in much more ways than one’
“‘Even now, I can’t get across everything there is to be understood or known about her, but as she always said, ‘I’ll do my best.’”
Priscilla then read from a poem titled The Old Soul, which was written about Lisa Marie’s life.
“That says it all, and thank you all for being here… Our heart is broken. Lisa, we all love you,” Priscilla concluded.