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Charles Edward Edward Scripps

publishing executive

Charles Edward Scripps was American publishing executive. Member national advisory board Salvation Army; trustee Freedoms Foundation Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Civil Air Patrol, Theta Delta Chi.

Background

SCRIPPS, Charles was born on January 27, 1920 in San Diego, California, United States. Son of Robert Paine and Margaret Lou (nee Culbertson) Scripps.

Education

Student, College William and Mary, 1940. Student, Pomona College, 1941.

Career

Reporter Cleveland Press, 1941. Successor-trustee Edward W. Scripps Trust, 1945, chairman board trustees, 1948—2003. Vice president E.W. Scripps Company, from 1946, chairman, 1953—1994, chairman executive committee, 1994—2003.

Board directors, E.W. Scripps Company, 1953-2003.

Membership

Member national advisory board Salvation Army. Trustee Freedoms Foundation Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Civil Air Patrol, Theta Delta Chi.

Connections

Son of; married Louann Copeland, June 28, 1941 (divorced 1947). Married Lois Anne MacKay, October 14, 1949 (deceased 1990). Children: Charles Edward Junior, Marilyn Joy, Eaton Mackay, Julia Osborne.

Married Mary Elizabeth Breslin, September 7, 1993.

father:
Robert Paine Son

mother:
Margaret Lou (Culbertson) Son

spouses:
Louann Copeland

Lois Anne MacKay

Mary Elizabeth Breslin

children:
Charles Edward Junior Scripps

Marilyn Joy Scripps

Eaton Mackay Scripps

Julia Osborne Scripps