Age 21, passed away September 8, 2012. Kayela Faye Ayers was born June 6, 1991, in Lansing, Michigan and graduated from Holt Public Schools. She was attending Lansing Community College and she enjoyed music, taking photo's, camping, canoeing and loved children especially her cousins, Miah and Kaidyn. She previously worked for the Board of Water and Light and participated in the LAMP Program. Kayela is survived by her father, Terry (Marilou Ward) Ayers; mother, Kimberly (Joe Bell) Cupples; sister, Kellie Lee Ayres; step father, Van M. Bigelow; beloved dog, Paulie. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Robert and Effie Ayers, Phil and Faith Rowell and Jerry Cupples. Funeral Services will be held, Friday, September 14, 2012, 11:00 AM at the Palmer, Bush & Jensen Family Funeral Home, Holt Chapel with Pastor Merle Ayers officiating. Interment will follow in Maple Ridge Cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends, Thursday, September 13, 2012, from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at the funeral home. Visitation will continue at the funeral home one hour prior to service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the family in memory of Kayela.