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Minnie Mae Hood Presley
Original name: Minnie Hood
Birth: Jun. 17, 1890
Death: May 8, 1980

Grandmother of Elvis Presley. Minnie Mae Hood was born in Fulton, Itawamba County, Mississippi, to William and Mary (Warren) Hood. She married Jessie D. McClowell Presley in 1913. They had one child, Vernon Elvis Presley. After Elvis' mother died, Minnie and Vernon went to Germany and rented a house close to the base where Elvis was stationed. He wanted his family near him in their time of grief. Elvis loved his grandmother very much and often talked about her wonderful buttermilk biscuits. She was said to be a very energetic person and hard worker. She died in Memphis at the age of 89. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Otis Hood (1862 - 1937)
  Mary L Warren Hood (1864 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Jesse D. McDowell Presley (1896 - 1973)
 
 Children:
  Vester Presley (1914 - 1997)*
  Vernon Elvis Presley (1916 - 1979)*
  Delta Mae Presley Biggs (1919 - 1993)*
  Gladys Erlene Presley Dowling (1923 - 1985)*
  Nashval Lorene Presley Pritchett (1925 - 1994)*
 
 Sibling:
  Cora J Hood Bernard (1881 - 1978)*
  Minnie Mae Hood Presley (1890 - 1980)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Mansion Estates
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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