Toddlers and tiaras star dead: Kailia Posey dies aged 16

Kailia Posey, who starred in Toddlers and Tiaras, has tragically died aged 16.

The sad news was announced by his mother on Facebook.

In a post shared online, she wrote, “I have no words or thoughts. A beautiful baby girl is gone.”

She continued, “Please give us some privacy as we mourn the loss of Kailia. My forever baby.”

His cause of death was not mentioned.

The teenager celebrated her 16th birthday last week.

Kailia shot to fame as a youngster on the TV show Toddlers and Tiaras.

Kailia Posey starred in Toddlers and Tiaras

The show followed young children and their parents as they competed in beauty pageants.

Tributes to the teenager poured in on social media.

One of a pageant coach who worked with her said: “I’ve been through a lot of losses in my life but this one stings differently. Kailia was one of the funniest and funniest young women that I have ever worked with in my coaching career.

“We just exchanged some fun messages recently and she seemed in good spirits. She had such an open and carefree spirit that must have caught fire everywhere she went.”

America’s Got Talent magician Kadan Bart Rockett shared under one of Kailia’s Instagram posts from April: “I can’t even believe this happened. always been so kind to all of us. rest in peace.”

She turned 16 last week
She turned 16 last week

Someone else wrote, “Thank you for being someone who looks up to Kailia. Rest in peace.”

“You will be missed rest up pretty girl,” someone else shared.

Another commented, “My heart is absolutely broken. I love and miss you forever, rest easy and fly high Kailia.”

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