Arbor Croxson, age 59 years, died at her Algiers, LA residence on
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at 6:30 PM.
Life partner of Richard Shields. Ms. Croxson was a graduate of the
University of New Orleans, and was a retired Social Worker for the
State of Louisiana (Algiers office). She was a true advocate for low
income families and their housing needs, and worked diligently to
In addition to being a world traveler, she was a true pioneer in the
historic preservation of Algiers Point, buying and restoring historic
homes in the mid 1980's long before it became popular.
At her request, no services will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations
are suggested to the American Cancer Society. THARP-SONTHEIMER FUNERAL
HOME of Metairie in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.tharpsontheimer.com
Information: (504) 835-2341."
in The Times-Picayune
June 27, 2010