Skip to content
Return to nav
Ernest Cockrum
Rating 4.7
4.7 out of 5
(9 Reviews)
Select a product to get a quote
Enter your zip code

Information Icon
Switch your auto insurance to Farmers®
Want to save on your auto insurance? Contact me to explore coverage options and available discounts or get a quote

Farmers Insurance Agent in Independence, MO

Ernest Cockrum

Rating 4.7
4.7 out of 5
(9 Reviews)
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMClosed Today Closed Today
Contact me

Quote & buy online

Contact info
Location info
Location Icon
20101 E Jackson Dr
Ste B
Independence, MO 64057
Office hours
Day of the WeekHours
Monday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Nights and weekends by appointment.

About Ernest Cockrum

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.


Years of experience

I have over 11 years of experience as a Farmers Insurance agent.
Languages spoken: English

Neighborhoods Served

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

States licensed in


Insurance products offered

Get a quote online

Auto Insurance
Auto InsuranceArrow Icon
Home Insurance
Home InsuranceArrow Icon
Life Insurance1
Life InsuranceArrow Icon

Call for more info

1. To check the background information of this firm or an investment professional. visit FINRA BrokerCheck
2. For a free tool to research our financial professionals. visit
3. To view the FFS Customer Relationship Summary select: Form CRS.
4. To view additional disclosures related to FFS products select: Disclosures

Ask me about


Switch to Farmers® and you could save an average of $745 on Auto and Home.* You could be missing out on hundreds in savings. Call me today and let’s talk about how switching to Farmers could help you save.

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

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 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.

  • KC Royals Baseball
  • Grilling/Cooking
  • Reading
  • Traveling

Farmers® customers can protect their furry family member and save 5% with pet insurance from Pets Best.

Frequently asked questions