January 22, 2023 |

Sarah Ferguson quoted her late mother-in-law, Queen Elizabeth ll, throughout Lisa Marie Presley’s memorial service at Graceland on Sunday.

“I believe it’s time to stoke our flames inside … to rejoice the extraordinary Lisa Marie,” the Duchess of York, 63, started, noting that she and Presley known as one another “sissy.”

“My late mother-in-law used to say that nothing [that] might be mentioned can start to remove the anguish and the ache of those moments, as a result of grief is the value we pay for love. And the way proper she was.”

Ferguson was quoting a message Queen Elizabeth gave to New York following the tragic Sept. 11 assaults in 2001. The late British monarch died in September 2022 on the age of 96.

Elsewhere within the speech, Ferguson additionally referenced Lisa Marie’s late son, Benjamin Keough, who died by suicide at age 27 in July 2020.

“We glance to Lisa Marie [who] misplaced a son,” the mom of Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie continued. “Moms shedding youngsters, there are not any phrases for it.”

Sarah Ferguson paid tribute to Lisa Marie Presley.
Sarah Ferguson paid tribute to Lisa Marie Presley at Graceland on Sunday.
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Ferguson then addressed Lisa Marie’s three daughters: Riley Keough, 33, and twins Finley and Harper, 14.

“In the present day we speak about motion. For Riley, for Harper and Finley, we march ahead in help of you,” she mentioned. “All of us are with you and we’ll enable you as finest we are able to, if you happen to put out your hand.”

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She quoted late Queen Elizabeth II in her speech.
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Alanis Morissette and Axl Rose have been additionally available to pay tribute to Elvis Presley’s daughter – who died on Jan. 12 on the age of 54 – on the late icon’s residence.

Web page Six was first to report the information that Ferguson had flown in from the UK forward of her longtime buddy’s memorial service.

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Lisa Marie is survived by her three daughters. Her son, Ben, died in 2020.
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“I believe she’s with [her son] Ben now,” the royal solely informed us, noting that she believes Lisa Marie died of a damaged coronary heart following Ben’s death. 

“I believe we want to ensure Finley, Riley and Harper are totally supported going ahead. She was so pleased with them, so proud,” she added.

“She used to write down to me saying, ‘Yeah, I’m actually gushing at how great my youngsters are proper now.’”