Herrington: Lights burn bright as Elvis faithful flock to annual vigil

Fans commemorate 42nd anniversary of the death of the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 16, 2019 2:29 PM CT | Published: August 15, 2019 11:52 PM CT
Chris Herrington
Daily Memphian

Chris Herrington

Chris Herrington covers the Memphis Grizzlies and writes about Memphis culture, food, and civic life. He lives in the Vollintine-Evergreen neighborhood of Midtown with his wife, two kids, and two dogs.

Forty-two years after Elvis' death, fans from around the world gathered at Graceland for the annual Candlelight Vigil.

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