Nylaijah Malai Smith celebrated her second birthday on February 17, 2009. She is the daughter of Nashika Smith and Mantle Brown, both of New Albany. She has two brothers named Isaac Smith and Artavious Smith and one sister named Nataviuna Smith. She is the granddaughter of Jeffie Smith, Patricia Smith, Catresia Jones, and James Jones. Her great-grandparents are Everlina Smith, Katherine Brown, and Danell Brown. Her party was a Chuck-E-Cheese party. Nylaijah loves church, likes to sing, and does drama in the church with the drama team.