Elizabeth Rodgers Baird, 84, a longtime social worker, died Thursday at her home in the Bare Hills community near Lake Roland.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Govans Presbyterian Church, 5828 York Road.
A native of Baltimore, Mrs. Baird was a 1928 graduate of Goucher College and took up further studies at the University of Chicago's School of Social Work.
She returned to Baltimore in 1932 and began working for the city's old public welfare office. She went on to work in the outpatient department at Sinai Hospital from 1962 to 1970 and for the Baltimore Visiting Nurses Association from 1974 until 1978.