|MY LAST WORDS TO ELVIS BY PRISCILLA
October 30, 2015 - Various / Elvis Express Radio
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PRISCILLA Presley has opened up about her final conversation with former husband, Elvis Presley, for the first time. King of Rock and Roll Elvis passed away in 1977 after suffering
a heart attack at his home.
Priscilla has now revealed her last ever conversation with her ex-husband, admitting the news about his death was "devastating".
Speaking to Jonathan Ross on his ITV chat show, she said: "We talked, in fact we talked a few days before he passed which was very hard."
"[I was] asking if he was OK and if he was excited about going on tour and he was. He loved work, but he was dealing with a lot of issues, decisions that he had to make, so it wasn’t
She added that she did have concerns for the star, admitting: "I did but Elvis was, he felt he was OK.
"He wasn’t someone who you could just say, ‘You need to really take care of yourself...’ It was hard for anyone to do anything because ultimately it was his decision and he felt he
Speaking of his shock death, his former wife explained she still couldn't believe he was gone nearly 40 years after he passed away.
Priscilla said: “[It was] absolutely devastating. I mean still to this day it’s hard to believe”.
The pair met in 1959 and were married 8 years later, but the couple got divorced in 1973.