Kailia Posey “discovered the good in all people,” says the late Toddlers & Tiaras star’s mom.

In an unique interview with E! News, Marcy Posey Gatterman recalled heartwarming recollections of her daughter, who died by suicide at age 16 on May 2.

“She was type to all people. She discovered the good in all people. And even by way of that pageant world,” she mentioned about Kailia. “You would by no means know she was in a film—[the 2019 film] Eli, or on Toddlers & Tiaras in case you did not watch it. She by no means spoke of it, by no means mentioned something about it. Just nonetheless humble about life.”

Marcy mentioned Kailia was her “finest good friend” who was “goofy” and “a tough employee.”

“I imply, she would exit and if she needed to make some cash, she would go shovel snow for neighbors,” she mentioned. “She simply tried all the pieces. She’s candy, simply candy and a tough employee and he or she beloved hugs.”

Marcy recalled, “I simply keep in mind [her] yelling my title the minute she acquired dwelling from college. ‘Mom! Mom!’ I’m like, ‘Kailia, come discover me.'”

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