“Toddlers & Tiaras” star Kaelia Bussey has reportedly committed suicide.
Busy’s family revealed the tragic cause of death on Tuesday Statement to TMZ – A day after the news broke, the 16-year-old passed away.
“Although she was a brilliant teenager with a bright future ahead, she made the reckless decision in one moment to end her earthly life,” the family told the outlet.
Posey’s mother, Marcy Posey Letterman, at first Share the sad news The teen’s death in a Facebook post on Monday night.
“I don’t have words or any ideas. You have gone beautiful baby.” Please give us privacy as we mourn the loss of Kylia. My baby forever.”
Gatterman posted photos of Posey attending a concert a few days before her death.
Posey was a young star on the TLC reality series, which ran from 2009 to 2013 and included families who prepared their children to compete in beauty pageants. The GIF became popular when her evil smile spread.
In January, Posey announced on Instagram that she was preparing to compete as Miss Washington Teen USA in February.