Obit-Teri Shields

November 6, 2012 - 3:33 PM
FILE - This June 9, 1987 file photo shows actress-model Brooke Shields with her mom Teri after graduation ceremonies at Princeton University in Princeton, N.J. Teri Shields, who launched daughter Brooke’s on-camera career when she was a baby and managed the young star into her 20s, died last week in New York City. Jill Fritzo, a spokeswoman for Brooke Shields, confirmed the death on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. The New York Times reports that the elder Shields died following a long illness related to dementia. She was 79. (AP Photo, file)