CBS TV Distribution vp Randy Ragland dies

Exec worked at Carolco, Rysher and Paramount

Randy Ragland, vp corporate product rights at CBS Television Distribution, died Sept. 9 of a heart attack. He was 58.

Before CBS, the native of Oxford, Miss., worked for De Laurentiis Entertainment Group, Carolco Pictures, Rysher Entertainment and Paramount.

Survivors include his wife, Brenda; his mother, Hazel; his brother, Rex; and his sister, Cindy. A memorial service was scheduled for 3 p.m. today at Church of the Hills at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills.