Sid Tepper, the writer of dozens of songs for Rock & Roll legend Elvis Presley, including “The Lady Loves Me” and “G.I. Blues,” has died.
The prolific songwriter was honored in Memphis in 2002 for the songs he wrote for Presley, most of them appearing in the King’s movies.
The World War II veteran is survived by five children, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. His wife Lillian died in 2005.
Tepper died of natural causes at his Miami Beach, Florida, home on Friday. He was was 96.
Source: Starpulse Celebrity News