History & Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Our Valued Staff

Cassandra M. Brigham

Cassandra M. Brigham, Owner/Director

Cassandra M. "Cassi" Coons Brigham

Cassi is a 1996 graduate of Maple Grove High School. She graduated from Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science in 1999 with an Associate's Degree in Mortuary Science. She is also a 2002 graduate of Jamestown Community College with an Associate's Degree in Business Administration. In 2004 she became a Pennsylvania Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer. In 2011 she became a New York State Licensed Funeral Director. Cassi has over 20 years of experience in funeral service.

Cassi is former Chautauqua County Coroner. She is a member of New York State Funeral Directors Association, Chautauqua County Funeral Directors Association and President of Lakewood Kiwanis Club. She enjoys coaching and volunteering with Special Olympics. Her hobbies are golfing and downhill skiing.

On April 15, 2014 Cassandra and Robert Brigham purchased Powers, Present & Sixbey Funeral Home, Inc. Robert is employed at Dawson Metal Company as a Quality Manager. Powers, Present & Sixbey Funeral Home is a family owned and operated funeral home. They have a son Jack who also helps out around the funeral home.