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Vernon Elvis Presley
Birth: Apr. 10, 1916
Itawamba County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 1979
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

Father of Elvis Presley. He was born in Fulton, Mississippi, the oldest of 5 children. Vernon's parents were Jessie D. McClowell Presley and Minnie Mae Hood Presley. He liked music and had a good singing voice. He also enjoyed working on cars. He met Gladys Love Smith in Tupelo, Mississippi. They were married on June 17, 1933 in Ponotoc County, Mississippi. Vernon was often unemployed and worked as a milkman, carpenter, farm hand and truck driver. The family rented a house on the edge of Shakerag, an area of Tupelo. In 1948 the Presley's moved to Memphis, Tennessee. Gladys died in 1958 and Vernon remarried to Davada "Dee" Stanley, a nurse in Huntsville, Alabama, in June 1960. They later divorced. When Elvis died at Graceland on August 16, 1977, his will appointed Vernon, who had long handled Elvis' personal, non-career business affairs, as executor and trustee. Vernon died of heart failure. (bio by: Jane Stacy Eubanks) 
Family links: 
  Jesse D. McDowell Presley (1896 - 1973)
  Minnie Mae Hood Presley (1890 - 1980)
  Gladys Love Smith Presley (1912 - 1958)
  Davada Mae Elliot Presley (1925 - 2013)*
  Jessie Garon Presley (1935 - 1935)*
  Elvis Aaron Presley (1935 - 1977)*
  Jesse Garon Presley (1935 - 1935)*
  Elvis Presley (1935 - 1977)*
  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)*
*Calculated relationship
Graceland Mansion Estates
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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♥ Happy Birthday, Mr. Vernon Presley!! We hope you're having a nice day up in heaven with our Lord, and your family and friends. You would've been 101 years old today. I thought to visit your page to let you know that you are not forgotten either. L...(Read more)
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