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Ernest Cockrum

Rating 4.5
Farmers Insurance Agent in Independence, MO
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20101 E Jackson Dr
Ste B
Independence, MO 64057

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Phone Numbers

(816) 478-9700(816) 478-9700
(816) 272-2888

Office Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Mon:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri:8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Nights and weekends by appointment.
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Farmers Insurance Agent in Independence, MO

Ernest D Cockrum
About Me

Rating 4.5

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.

Neighborhoods Served

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


Insurance Products Offered

Auto Insurance
Home Insurance
Life Insurance1
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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Recent Reviews for Ernest Cockrum

Rating 4.5
5 Customer Reviews
  • Rating 5.0
    Great service, great guy!
  • Rating 3.0
    The staff is polite and pleasant to work with. However, the only contact I have is when I intiate it. I haven't spoken to Ernie in 3 or 4 years when my husband changed life insurance policies.
  • Rating 5.0
    Ernie did a great job of explaining the coverages let us know what would work best for us. Thanks
    Response from Ernest
    Thank you for the kind words! We appreciate your business!
  • Rating 5.0
    very impressive
    Response from Ernest
    Thank you so much for the review and the trust you place in our agency! We appreciate your business!
  • Rating 5.0
    Staff was very helpful and knowledgeable about my needs for homeowner coverage. They were efficient and able to provide what I needed quickly.
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