The Morning Herald, Uniontown, PA, Tuesday, February 19, 1946
SERVICES ARRANGED FOR DAVID BEGGS RITES TO BE HELD HERE WEDNESDAY Funeral services for David Ewing Beggs of Cleveland, former resident of Uniontown and Dunbar, will be conducted in the Minerd Funeral Home, 48 East Church Street at 2 p.m. Wednesday, with Canon Bernard G. Newman, rector of St. Peter's Episcopal Church officiating. Burial will be in the soldiers' section, Sylvan Heights Cemetery. LaFayette Post, No. 51, American Legion, will conduct military rites at the grave.
Mr. Beggs died Saturday morning, February 16, 1946 in Mt. Sinai Hospital, Cleveland. He was chef for the Clark Restaurants of that city. A veteran of World War I, he enlisted September 21, 1917, and was honorably discharged September 18, 1919. He was advanced to the rank of sergeant in Company A, 407th Service Battalion, Camp Lee, Va.
Two brothers and three sisters survive: George and William Beggs, Uniontown; Mrs. Carrie Schurecht, Detroit; Mrs. Anna Mahoney and Mrs. Pearl Altman, both of Greensburg. Friends are being received in the Minerd Funeral Home.