The topic of this article may not meet Wikipedia's notability guideline for biographies. (May 2022)
April 19, 2006
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
|Died||May 3, 2022 (aged 16)|
Blaine, Washington, U.S.
|Alma mater||Lynden High School|
|Occupation||Actress, pageant queen|
|Height||5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)|
Posey competed in child beauty pageants from the age of three until her death at 16. She was five years old when she appeared on the fourth season of Toddlers & Tiaras, during which she additionally became the subject of the "Grinning Girl" internet meme. Posey won the title of Miss Lynden Teen in 2021.
|2010-11||Toddlers & Tiaras||Contestant|
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