Vernon Presley

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Birthday
10, 1916
Birthplace
Fulton, MS
Death Date
Jun 26, 1979 (63)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
10, 1916
Birthplace
Fulton, MS
Death Date
Jun 26, 1979 (63)

About

Father of rock and roll legend Elvis Presley. He introduced his son to music at the Assembly of God Church in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Before Fame

He worked a variety of odd jobs, including milkman, carpenter, and truck driver.

Trivia

During Elvis' career, he handled the superstar's personal business.

Family Life

He married Gladys Love Smith, Elvis' mother, in 1933. After Smith's death, he married Davada Mae Elliot.

Associated With

He was the father-in-law of Priscilla Presley.