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Benton Thames

Benton Thames Insurance Agency Inc

103 N 6th Street
Ponchatoula, LA 70454-3302
ABOUT ME

Our State Farm office in Ponchatoula, LA was voted first place in 2017 AND 2018 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, health insurance, and banking products. Contact us today to see where we can help you save money and get the coverage you need.

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ABOUT ME

Our State Farm office in Ponchatoula, LA was voted first place in 2017 AND 2018 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, health insurance, and banking products. Contact us today to see where we can help you save money and get the coverage you need.

Insurance Products

Auto, Home, Property, Business, Life, Health, Pet

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

Our office can always be reached at (985) 467-7070
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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.

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Kaitlin Gentry

Customer Service Representative
License #810159

Kaitlin, originally from LaPlace, moved to Ponchatoula after Hurricane Katrina. Kaitlin graduated from Ponchatoula High School with a 4.0 GPA and was a member of their National Honor Society. She then went on to continue her education at Southeastern Louisiana University. Kaitlin started working with us in 2017 and is our front desk Customer Representative. She is Louisiana state licensed in Property and Casualty and can help with all of your auto, home, flood, and banking needs. She is the first person our customers see when they walk through our doors and her contagious personality is a huge asset to our team. She loves spending time with her friends, family, and especially her pit-bull, Nola.

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Ashley Jernigan

License #725772

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.

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Agent License for Benton Thames
LA-761067

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