According to reports, Lisa Marie Presley’s son was buried at the former home of his grandfather in the ‘Meditation Garden’ near the rest of his family.
“Benjamin Storm Presley Keough was laid to rest in the Meditation Garden at Graceland with his family including his grandfather, Elvis Presley, great-grandmother, Gladys Presley, great-grandfather, Vernon Presley and great-great-grandmother, Minnie Mae Presley,” Graceland’s Facebook page announced.
Benjamin’s burial is the first one in over 40 years on the property since Elvis’ grandmother passed away in 1980.
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In photos of the location, you can see a plot was laid near the foundation with the young man’s name (Benjamin Storm Presley Keough) and it is lined with flowers that have been placed in front.
As we reported, the 27-year-old tragically died by suicide after struggling with depression. At the time, a representative for his mother issued a statement regarding the death, saying, “She is completely heartbroken, inconsolable and beyond devastated but trying to stay strong for her 11-year-old twins and her oldest daughter Riley.”
Adding, “She adored that boy. He was the love of her life.”
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According to musician, Brandon Howard, Keough struggled with being part of the famous Presley family.
“That kind of pressure is definitely a part of what happened,” he told People.com.
He continued, “It’s a tough thing when you have a lot of pressure with your family and living up to a name and an image. It’s a lot of pressure. It’s almost like you’re pressured into having to be a musician, having to be an actor. It was good for him to go around the world and discover himself and have his own friends. You never know what triggers it. You never know … It’s so random.”
Elvis Presley died on August 16, 1977, at the age of 42.