The world lost a bright light on Friday, February 3, 2023. Kayla Bartley, a native and inhabitant of Newport News, Virginia, was killed in an automobile accident. She was a daughter, a sister, a cousin, an aunt, and a friend all rolled into one. Continue reading.
How Did Kayla Bartley Die?
Kayla’s life was taken as a consequence of injuries sustained in a tragic motor vehicle crash around 8:30 p.m. in Hampton on Friday night, according to an official report from the Hampton Police Department in Virginia Beach. Details are still coming as authorities investigate the accident scene and interview witnesses. It will be unknown what caused this catastrophe until additional information is disclosed.
Tributes to Kayla Bartley:
Kayla Bartley’s Facebook page has been inundated with condolences from around the world, mourning her loss and praising her life. Victoria Bartley of Yorktown, Virginia, called her sister “a bright light and sparkling star who always brought joy and happiness into each room she entered.” According to her obituary, she “brought happiness wherever she went,” was “passionate about sports, and liked spending time with her family.” Pastor Steve Adams will officiate at a memorial service at St John’s Episcopal Church on Saturday afternoon, February 11th, at 2 pm EST.
It is never easy to lose someone so young, especially when it happens so suddenly. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Bartley family as they adjust to life without their precious Kayla. We hope that by remembering all of the beautiful times shared before this tragedy, everyone might find some comfort. Kayla Bartley, may you rest in peace – we adore you! You will be remembered.