Elvis was part of an eclectic group of seven Americans being awarded the Medal of Freedom, the country's highest civilian honour.
"As mayor of the birthplace of Elvis Presley, it is my great honor to accept an invitation to the White House for the posthumous awarding of the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Elvis Presley", Shelton said.
Elvis" velvety voice filled the White House briefly on Friday when a recording of one his songs was played at a ceremony hosted by President Donald Trump to honour the king of rock "n roll.
The Adelsons are also avid supporters of Israel.
Also, honored posthumously was the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia who died in 2016. The Adelsons donated $30 million to Trump's campaign in the final months of the 2016 race.
Miriam Adelson is cited by the White House for founding research centers committed to fighting substance abuse and, with her husband, establishing the Adelson Medical Research Foundation, which supports research on life-threatening illnesses.
"That was my idea, I said give me a little song", Trump said.
"United States proudly recognizes Justice Page's athletic accomplishments and life time of public service and philanthropy", Trump said. Trump called Hatch a "great friend of mine" who "liked me right from the beginning, and therefore I like him".
One of the longest-serving Republican senators in USA history, Hatch is retiring in January after more than 40 years. Orrin Hatch of Utah; Alan Page, who was elected to the Minnesota Supreme Court after an National Football League career with the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears.
Roberts Jr. and others, the president told the 85-year-old Justice Ginsburg, "glad to see you're feeling great".
Past Medal of Freedom recipients during the Obama administration, including singer Barbra Streisand, media mogul Oprah Winfrey, baseball player Ernie Banks, Judge Patricia Wald, psychologist Daniel Kahneman and journalist Ben Bradlee, all made donations to Democratic and Obama-related political funds.
The nomination of Mrs Adelson, wife of billionaire casino magnate and Republican party donor Sheldon Adelson, drew some criticism.