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Ernest Cockrum

Farmers Insurance Agent in Independence, MO
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Farmers Insurance Agent in Independence, MO

About Me

As your local Farmers® agent in Independence, MO, I help customers like you identify the insurance coverage that best fits your needs. This process is straightforward and personalized to help make you smarter about insurance. I have the knowledge and experience to help you better understand your coverage options--whether that's auto, home, renters, business insurance and more.

Give me a call at (816) 478-9700 and I'll be happy to answer any questions you might have.

Languages Spoken: English

Years of Experience

I have over 11 years of experience as a Farmers Insurance agent.

Awards and Honors

Topper Club and Championship Award

Neighborhoods Served

Odessa, Blue Springs, Lee's Summit, Grain Valley, and Independence


Insurance Products Offered

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Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team
Meet Our Team
Kathy has been our office manager since 2010. In addition to being licensed in both Property/Casualty and Life/Health; Kathy is a customer service specialist. Kathy lives in Lee's Summit with her husband Kyle, daughter Kylie, and golden retriever Rookie.

Local Businesses | Support Near Independence

Horizon Contracting, LLC
Horizon Contracting, LLC
Horizon Contracting specializes in roof, siding, and gutter repair and replacement. Adam Bradley and his team have helped many of my customers including replacing the roof on my home after a tornado came through Odessa.
Odessa Heating & Cooling
Odessa Heating & Cooling
Tom Casey and his team have been helping customers with their heating and cooling needs since 1986. When I was a custom home builder, Tom installed systems in all the new homes I built. He still services my home and office to this day.
Partners for Parks - Odessa, MO
Partners for Parks - Odessa, MO
Partners for Odessa Parks & Recreation is a 501c3 whose mission is to improve the park offerings in our community and to provide more opportunities for the citizens to be active and live healthy. As a board member I help raise funds to purchase and improve the quality of Parks in my home community.
My Hobbies and Favorite Activities
KC Royals Baseball
Pet Owner?
Pet Owner?
Farmers® customers can protect their furry family member and save 5% with pet insurance from Pets Best.

My Hardworking Team

Kathy Weldon
Bryan Byrd
Agency Producer