Did You Know Elvis Was a Rancher and Cattleman?

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by Cherie Ward, Our Mississippi Home

Most folks know the legacy of the Mississippi boy who grew up to be a family man, military veteran, devout Christian, kind-hearted giver, and of course, the musical legend known as the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll.

But did you know, Elvis had a horse and cattle ranch in Horn Lake?

It was the place where he and his wife, Pricilla, honeymooned after their Las Vegas wedding in the 1960s and spent the first two years of their marriage at the serene ranch.

Although his other home, Graceland, is far more well-known, from February 1967 until December 1969, Elvis spent weekends relaxing at the Circle G Ranch located at the corner of Goodman Road and Highway 301 in Horn Lake.

This mysterious and rarely explored ranch is only ten miles from Graceland, but Elvis used the Circle G or “Elvis…

This article first on Our Mississippi Home.

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