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Traci Braxton dead at 50: Braxton Family Values star and singer passes away after year-long cancer fight

REALITY TV star Traci Braxton has died at the age of 50.

The Braxton Family Values star and singer passed away after having lost a year-long battle with cancer, according to reports.

Her sisters, including Toni Braxton, and mom are said to have been by her side at the end.

Traci also found fame as an actress and was best known for Sinners Wanted.

She also had roles in There’s a Stranger in My House and Chaaw.

Traci also had a Billboard #16 hit with Last Call.

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Traci's son, Kevin Surratt Jr., also shared the tragic news in an Instagram post.

Kevin confirmed her passing and wrote: "When I heard the news about my mother being sick first thing she said was I’m going to fight and beat this.

"She fought to the end and today she’s at peace.

"I love my mother forever and this hurts so much but I’m at peace knowing she’s isn’t in pain anymore.

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Kevin concluded: "I love you ma I’m going to miss you."

Family members and followers sent heir condolences in the comments section.

Diezel Braxton stated: "Love you Kev. We gonna get through this."

Denim Braxton added: "Love you Kev."

A fan mentioned: "Oh my god! I’m so so sorry. Sending my sincerest condolences to your family!

"So heartbreaking. She was so sweet."

Another fan stated: "I am so sorry for your loss, Kevin. Praying for you and your family."

A commentator wrote: "I don’t even have words. My heart aches so bad."

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