Kailia Posey, a teen actress and Washington State University student who rose to stardom thanks to a viral meme, has passed away. Every admirer of her meme was taken aback by this.
She was a 16-year-old girl who recently celebrated her birthday on April 20, 2022. Marcy Posey Gatterman, her bereaved mother, announced her death on Facebook on May 2, 2022. According to rumors, she died on May 1, 2022. Marcy asked that her family and friends be allowed to grieve in private.
Kailia’s earthly life has come to an end, and the internet is mourning her loss.
Kailia Posey’s Professional Experience and Achievements
Kailia went on to compete in additional pageants after her stint on Toddlers & Tiaras. In February, she competed for the title of Miss Washington Teen USA. Despite not winning Miss Washington Teen USA that year, Posey was crowned Miss Lynden Teen USA last year.
Kailia made her professional acting debut in the 2019 horror movie Eli, alongside Kelly Reilly and Sadie Sink. The plot centers around a young child who becomes trapped in a haunted house while receiving treatment for an unknown unusual sickness.
Kailia plays Agnes Thorne, a devil/human hybrid who is possessed by the devil, in the film. She portrays the titular character, Eli’s older half-sister. Eli is now accessible on Netflix in the US.
What was the Cause of Death Kailia Posey?
According to sources, Kailia Posey’s mother did not reveal the circumstances surrounding her daughter’s death, but American media assumed that the young woman featured in the viral meme died in a car accident in Las Vegas.
A spokeswoman for the Whatcom County Medical Examiner’s Office in Washington state, where the young woman attended high school, confirmed that the office is looking into the situation.
Kailia, a five-year-old child, has a cheeky grin on her face in the 2012 video. The girl’s photo is still extensively shared and used today, especially on social media sites like Twitter and WhatsApp.
Reactions of Fans
Kailia Posey, who became a popular GIF from her appearance on the reality TV show "Toddlers & Tiaras," has died unexpectedly at age 16, her mom says pic.twitter.com/BVtBmUrQob
— BNO News (@BNONews) May 3, 2022
The unexpected death of Kailia Posey, the adorable meme kid, has rocked the internet. Her mother has made some surprising comments about the teenager’s tragic death.
Given her celebrity, which arose from her involvement on the show Toddlers & Tiaras, the news has crushed the hearts of many internet users.
Due to her young age, the news stunned everyone. She was a young actress who had accomplished far too much. She had a bright and lovely future ahead of her.
Post by Stepbrother
Dane Gatterman, Kailia’s stepbrother, thanked everyone for their condolence messages on Instagram.
“Kailia I can’t believe [you] have left. “I’m so delighted you showed up in my life,” the note says.
“I, like many others, will miss you dearly.”
According to social media posts, Dane went to prom with Kailia.
America’s Got Talent star mourns Kailia
Following Kailia’s death, America’s Got Talent star Kadan Rocket stated he was “sick and heartbroken” by “crap” internet messages.
Kadan, who wowed the judges on America’s Got Talent with his magic skills, took to Instagram to express his grief at Kailia’s death.
“You may know her as a fantastic contortionist and Pageant Queen from the TV program Toddlers & Tiaras, the Netflix film ELI, her viral video and GIF, but to me, she was Kailia; my first ‘girlfriend,’ my first magician’s helper, and my forever buddy,” he said on Instagram.