Services for Harry W. Beggs, a retired agricultural extension agent for Dorchester County, will be held at 1 p.m. today at the Thomas Funeral Home in Cambridge.
Mr. Beggs, who was 88 and lived in Cambridge, died Sunday at the Dorchester General Hospital after an illness of a month.
He had worked for the Agricultural Extension Service since 1935, when he became an assistant county agent for Garrett, Allegany and Washington counties. He was a Dorchester County agent from 1943 until his retirement in 1964. He also was an associate professor of agriculture at the University of Maryland.