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20-year-old Janyah Smallwood was found dead on October 28, 2022 in Charlotte, NC. A balloon release is scheduled for her on November 4, 2022.



Janyah had a 2-year-old daughter. In the early morning Janyah was found dead at abandoned apartments on Norris Ave. The smell of a dead body led to police being called to the location.

Cops found Janyah in the dilapidated apartments dead. There is still no word on the cause of death.

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The apartments are set to be demolished. A balloon release celebration of life ceremony is scheduled for Janyah on November 4, 2022 in Gastonia, NC at 6:00 pm.

Janyah's funeral arrangements are still being made.