Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution has upped Andrew Weir to VP of Eastern sales, and Chris Smith to VP of Central sales.
Mildred Collins, 69, former motion picture publicist, died March 14 of cancer in New York City.
Ed Jurist, 76, television producer and writer, died of heart failure March 12 in Los Angeles.
Marie Saxon Silverman Marich and P. Robert Marich, a boy, Nicholas Robert, March 16, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena.
Paris Eley has been named senior VP of marketing at Motown Records, a rise from his former job as senior VP of R&B promotion.
Larz E. Bourne, creator of the TV cartoon character Deputy Dawg, died March 14.
Edgar Nelson Barclift, dancer and choreographer, died March 11 after a lengthy illness.
Jergen Nash, a familiar voice to Minnesota radio listeners for four decades, died March 16 after a long battle with cancer.
Jim Packer has been named to fill the Buena Vista Television post left vacant by Rick Jacobson, who was recently appointed prexy of Viacom's syndie wing.
Frank DiLeo has exited as Savage Records' co-president and is expected to start a new management firm. A statement issued yesterday by Savage and DiLeo reported that the two entities will separate…