LAS VEGAS, NV. (THECOUNT) — Kailia Posey, the reality star best known for appearing on the popular TLC series, Toddlers & Tiaras, has passed away, according to family members. She was only 16.

Kailia’s mom confirmed the sad news of her daughter’s passing on Facebook:


“… I don’t have words or any thoughts. A beautiful baby girl is gone.

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

A cause of death was not provided, however, there are reports of “an incident” in Las Vegas.

The grieving mother then shared other photos alongside her daughter.

Many of Kailia’s fans took to her Instagram to share their condolences as one person wrote: “Thank you for being someone to look up to Kailia. Rest in peace.”

Another wrote: “You’ll be missed. Rest easy pretty girl,” as one included: “My heart is absolutely shattered. I love and miss you forever… fly high Kailia.”