“A lovely baby girl died. Please respect our privacy as we mourn Kailia. Mom wrote on Facebook: "My baby forever."
Ms. Posey's mother announced her death on social media. Her age:
“I have no words or thoughts. A lovely baby girl died. Please respect our privacy as we mourn Kailia. “My baby forever,” Marcy Posey Gatterman wrote on Facebook.
Her death was mysterious. A request for comment from Gatterman Tuesday went unanswered.
Posey was best known for appearing in an episode of "Toddlers & Tiaras," a TLC reality TV series about children competing in beauty pageants.
A photo of her reaction in an episode interview made her one of the series' most recognisable faces.
"None of your concern :)" Posey captioned her last Instagram post on April 23.