Barb and Jeff Brant are the owners of the Brant Funeral Service in Sciotoville. Barb is a graduate of East High School and Ohio University, and is non-licensed. Jeff is a graduate of East High School, Rio Grande College, and the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science and was a 1st Lieutenant in the Air Force during the Vietnam War. He has been a licensed funeral director and embalmer for 44 years. The Brants have owned the funeral home for 42 years. Barb and Jeff have one daughter, Kristi, son-in-law, Darrell, and a grandson, Kole.
Todd Preston is a graduate of Wheelersburg High School, attended Marshall University, and has a Bachelor’s degree from the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science. Todd has been a licensed funeral director and embalmer for 27 years and is married to Jill Williams Preston. She is a graduate of Wheelersburg High School, Morehead State University, and the University of Phoenix. Jill is employed at Southern Ohio Medical Center, where she is the Manager of Workforce Development and Community Health and Wellness and is non-licensed. They have one son, Tanner, who is a student at Capital University and a miniature schnauzer, Griffin.