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Thomas Edwin Jarriel

correspondent

Thomas Edwin Jarriel, American correspondent. Recipient 3 Emmy awards, 1983, 12 Emmy award for 20/20 reporting.

Background

Jarriel, Thomas Edwin was born on December 29, 1934 in LaGrange, Georgia, United States. Son of William Lester and Ruth (Knight) Jarriel.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Houston, 1956.

Career

With, ABC News, since 1965;correspondent, Atlanta, 1965-1968;correspondent, Washington, 1968-1969;White House correspondent, 1969-1977;correspondent, Washington, since 1977;correspondent 20/20, ABC News.

Connections

Married Joan Borgeson. Children: Michael, Stephen, Jeffrey.

father:
William Lester Jarriel

mother:
Ruth (Knight) Jarriel

spouse:
Joan Borgeson

children:
Michael Jarriel

Stephen Jarriel

Jeffrey Jarriel