News of the recent passing of Lisa Marie Presley at the age of 54, the only child of rock and roll legend Elvis Presley, left many saddened and curious as to the cause of her sudden passing. The reason behind her death has now been revealed, as stated by the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner and reported by ‘The Hollywood Reporter’. It was determined that Lisa Marie died from “small bowel obstruction caused by scar tissue that developed after previous bariatric surgery years ago.”
In a heartfelt statement, Priscilla Presley, the mother of Lisa Marie, shared the devastating news, describing her daughter as a passionate, strong and loving woman. The family requested privacy as they try to cope with the profound loss and expressed their gratitude for the love and prayers received.
Lisa Marie’s last public appearance was with her mother Priscilla at the Golden Globes, where they attended the premiere of director Baz Luhrmann’s biopic ‘Elvis’. However, after her passing, a legal battle reportedly erupted, The Hollywood Reporter reported on her extensive estate between Lisa Marie’s daughter Riley Keough and Priscilla Presley.
Born in 1968, Lisa Marie Presley followed in her father’s footsteps, releasing three albums during her career. Her untimely death has left a void in the music world and among her loved ones. Her fans and admirers mourn the loss of a talented artist who carried on the legacy of Elvis Presley, while her family grapples with the challenges of dealing with her estate and the aftermath of her passing.
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