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Benton Thames

Benton Thames Insurance Agency Inc

103 N 6th Street
Ponchatoula, LA 70454-3302

Behind Harris Seafood

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Office Hours

8:30am - 5pm
8:30am - 4pm
Call or text us 24 hours a day!


103 N 6th Street
Ponchatoula, LA 70454-3302



Spring into April with confidence, knowing you're covered for all of life's unexpected events!

Call, text, or contact my office and we will work with you to simplify your life with your very own Personal Price Plan! We will work with you and your family to put a Personal Price Plan in place to protect you and your loved ones! We can protect your Auto, Home, Business, Motorcycle, Boat, and most importantly your Family! We make it simple and easy. Contact us today!

With Spring in full bloom, we can brace for some warmer temperatures and daylight Savings! Now is a great time to check in on your existing insurance coverage and make sure you are ready to go for the warm months ahead. If you are interested in looking for insurance where it is Auto, Home, or Life insurance, we are here to help. Give us a call or stop by the office.

Our State Farm office in Ponchatoula, LA was voted first place for Insurance Agency in Tangipahoa Parish for the "Tangi" Awards by the Daily Star. Agent Benton Thames served over five years on active duty in the Army and is a former guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. He is also a graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University. As a State Farm Agent we have the opportunity to help you secure what you can't afford to lose so you can live your life confidently. We can help with auto insurance, car insurance, home insurance, renters insurance, business insurance, life insurance, and health insurance products. Contact us today to see where we can help you save money and get the coverage you need.

Insurance Products Offered

Auto, Homeowners, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Business, Life, Health, Pet

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

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The Benton Thames State Farm team is proud to serve the Ponchatoula area with insurance and financial services. Contact our office today for an insurance review to see where we can help get great value on car insurance, auto insurance, and more. We would love the opportunity to earn your business.

Ashley Jernigan

Office Manager

Ashley is originally from Ponchatoula and is a graduate of Ponchatoula High School. She also went on to study business at Southeastern LA University. She was formerly a veterinarian assistant in Hammond before joining our team and has been with us since day one of opening our office. She is currently our Office Manager licensed in both property/casualty and life/accident/health insurance. Ashley has two children, CJ and Paris. In her off time, she enjoys spending time with her family and being involved in the many activities surrounding the Ponchatoula area. She is also a board member with the Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce. Ashley's friendly personality, leadership skills, and insurance knowledge is key to our success at the Agency.


Tristen Miller

Insurance Account Representative


Logan Pisciotta

Insurance Account Representative


Hannah Auter

Account Representative