Traci Braxton died on March 12, 2022. She was 50 when she breathed her last. Traci was the sister of Tamar and Toni Braxton. The news was announced by a 54-year-old on Instagram. Tony had written that they are informing everyone of the passing of their sister with the utmost regret. She went on to share a black-and-white photograph of herself and her siblings. Toni further said that Traci was a bright light, a wonderful daughter, an amazing sister, a grandmother, and a respected performer. Here is what we know about her death.
The Grammy Award-winning singer added that Traci Braxton passed in the morning when the snow was falling and added that her angel is now a snowflake. Tony asked the people to respect their privacy as we plan to send her home with love, celebrating her life. Apart from Tony, the Braxton family also confirmed the unfortunate demise of Traci. Sharing a statement on social media, they expressed their sadness about her passing.
On another hand, Kevin Surratt, Traci Braxton’s husband, confirmed the news of her death in a statement too where he shared her cause of death. Kevin Surratt shared that Traci Braxton was battling cancer for the past year and was getting treatment at a reputed hospital too. However, she could not defeat the dreaded disease. Kevin said that they have come to a time where they must inform the public that after a year of privately undergoing a series of treatments for Esophageal cancer, their beloved Traci went to glory.
As per reports, Traci was surrounded by family and friends in her final moments. Now, Traci Braxton’s son Kevin J. has paid tribute to her. The 26-year-old shared a heartfelt message on Instagram where he spoke about the singer’s battle to the end. Traci’s son wrote that when he heard the news about his mother being sick, she told him that she is going to fight and beat this.
Traci’s son added that his mother fought to the end and today she is at peace. Born on April 2, 1971, Traci released Crash & Burn, a solo debut album, in October 2014. Let us add that it was released following her popular single, Last Call. The singer went on to release another single titled “Perfect Time” in 2015. Traci established her name in the music industry and gained a dedicated fandom too. She also appeared in her family reality show, Braxton Family Values. Traci Braxton will be dearly missed.