Traci Braxton, actuality star and sister of Grammy-winning singer Toni Braxton, has died on the age of fifty.
Traci’s husband Kevin Surratt told TMZ … “We now have come to a time the place we should inform the general public that after a yr of privately present process a collection of therapy for esophageal most cancers our beloved Traci Braxton has gone on to glory.”
She was reportedly surrounded by her sisters and mom when she handed.
On Saturday the “Breathe Once more” singer confirmed her sister’s death on Instagram.
“It’s with the utmost remorse that we inform you of the passing of our sister, Traci,” Toni wrote alongside a black and white picture of her together with her sisters. “For sure, she was a vibrant mild, an exquisite daughter, an incredible sister, a loving mom, spouse, grandmother and a revered performer. We’ll miss her dearly.
“Traci handed this morning because the snow was falling, our angel is now a snowflake.
She continued: “We ask that you just respect our privateness as we plan to ship her dwelling with love, celebrating her life. We’re household perpetually.”
Traci alongside together with her sisters Toni, Towanda, Trina, and Tamar Braxton signed their first file cope with Arista Information in 1989. After Toni departed in 1991, the remaining siblings turned backup singers for Toni’s first U.S. tour.
In 2011 the ladies reunited for the favored actuality present, “Braxton Household Values” which additionally featured their mom.
The present had some bumpy moments, particularly when Tamar Braxton despatched WeTV execs a scathing letter evaluating them to “merciless white slave masters” who succeeded in “destroying an important black household.”
In July 2020 Tamar tried suicide by overdosing on prescription medicine.
This isn’t the primary premature demise for the Braxton clan.
In 2019, Lauren Braxton, who was the daughter of Traci’s brother Michael Braxton Jr., died of a drug overdose on the age of 24.
In addition to starring in “Braxton Household Values,” Traci additionally appeared in season three of “Marriage Boot Camp” together with her husband.
She additionally had a busy profession exterior of actuality TV.
Her solo debut album, “Crash & Burn,” was launched in 2014 and he or she acted in movies similar to “Sinners Wished” and “The Christmas Lottery.”