Priscilla Presley Named AutoZone Liberty Bowl 2018 Most Distinguished Citizen

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AutoZone Liberty Bowl has named Priscilla Presley its 2018 Most Distinguished Citizen Award recipient.

Presley is the first non-sports figure to receive the honor since 2008.

Priscilla Presley is Elvis Presley’s ex-wife and the reason Graceland is open to the public to preserve the King of Rock ‘n Roll’s legacy.

“Just like Graceland, the AutoZone Liberty Bowl is one of Memphis’ great treasures,” said Presley. 

Presley says she is honored to join the ranks of other people given such a prestigious award.

“Many people have received this award, and I appreciate very much being included on this list,” said Presley.

Presley says she will attend the June 24th presentation at the Hilton Memphis Hotel.

A live and silent auction will accompany the award presentation with going to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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