Traci Braxton, singer, actress and Braxton Family Values reality TV star, died Saturday at the age of 50.
Toni, 54, reported the insight about her sister’s passing in an explanation shared on Instagram Saturday.
Traci Braxton Cause Of Death
While Braxton’s family — which includes R&B singers Toni and Tamar Braxton — did not reveal cause of death, Traci’s husband Kevin Surratt told Buzzfeed News that she died following a yearlong battle with esophageal cancer.
“It is with the greatest possible level of disappointment that we advise you regarding the death of our sister, Traci,” she composed close by a highly contrasting picture of herself and her kin.
“Obviously, she was a splendid light, a brilliant girl, an astounding sister, a caring mother, spouse, grandma and a regarded entertainer. We will miss her profoundly,” Toni proceeded.
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“Traci spent earlier today as the snow was falling, our heavenly messenger is currently a snowflake. We ask that you regard our security as we intend to send her home with affection, praising her life,” the “Un-Break My Heart” artist added. “We are family until the end of time.”
The Braxton family likewise affirmed Traci’s passing in an articulation acquired by PEOPLE. TMZ was first to let the cat out of the bag.