Taniqua and her husband DeMarcus first met in high school in Auburn, Alabama. After years of dating, the couple got married in March 2005.
During the time when they were trying to build a family, DeMarcus and his wife went through three failed pregnancies, including the birth and death of their first child Omar in 2006. On November 20th, 2010, the couple welcomed a healthy baby boy named DeMarcus Jr.
After seven years of marriage, DeMarcus and Taniqua divorced in 2012.