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Mon-Thu
8:30am - 5pm
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8:30am - 4pm
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Auto, Homeowners, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Business, Life, Health, Pet

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Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

State Farm® Insurance Agent

Ray Poole Jr

703 Hwy 6 East
PO Box 1120
Batesville, MS 38606-1120

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Office Info

Office Hours

Mon-Thu
8:30am - 5pm
Fri
8:30am - 4pm
Sat-Sun
Closed
After Hours by Appointment
Call or text us 24 hours a day!

Address

703 Hwy 6 East
PO Box 1120
Batesville, MS 38606-1120
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Ray graduated from The University of Mississippi, in addition to this he went on to obtain a Master’s in Education degree from Delta State University. He is a member of the State Farm President's Club, Million Dollar Round Table Qualifier, Legion of Honor National Association of Insurance and is a National Convention Qualifier. Ray Poole State Farm has been serving all of North Mississippi since 1984 by offering his customers car insurance, health insurance, life insurance, mobile home insurance, renter’s insurance, personal liability insurance, home insurance, condo insurance and farm insurance in the Batesville and Oxford, Mississippi areas. Please contact Ray Poole State Farm for free quotes on your insurance needs. Ray would love the opportunity to be "YOUR STATE FARM AGENT."

Insurance Products Offered

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

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

Office Info

Office Hours

Mon-Thu
8:30am - 5pm
Fri
8:30am - 4pm
Sat-Sun
Closed
After Hours by Appointment
Call or text us 24 hours a day!

Address

703 Hwy 6 East
PO Box 1120
Batesville, MS 38606-1120
Map & Directions

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At Ray Poole State Farm Insurance, located in Batesville, Mississippi, we pride ourselves in exceeding policyholder insurance expectations through every interaction - at every stage of life; moreover, we take care of our customers like family. We go beyond the necessary measures to make sure that our State Farm customer's insurance and financial needs are met. We are here to help you manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected, and realize your dreams. The risk management professionals at Ray Poole State Farm office work with customers to develop suitable, individual, insurance plans. Our office helps with car insurance, home insurance, renter’s insurance, life insurance, business insurance, and more. We believe people prefer to have someone they know to help guide them through both good and bad times, it is this belief that stands behind everything we do. Request a quote and let us find the right coverage for you!

Although, the majority of the faces at Ray Poole State Farm are fresh ones, the newfound drive and ambition within the atmosphere of the office is severely contagious! Between the 6 current team members, there are 136 years of customer service experience. Amy, Brian, Susan, Tabitha, Alicia and Lori have already created such a welcoming and familial composition together, that their drive and excitement for taking care of the surrounding community has become quite contagious! If you want to be treated like a good neighbor, the team at Ray Poole State Farm is there!

Amy Rivers State Farm Agent Team Member

Amy Rivers

Multiple Line Representative

Amy has been with Ray Poole State Farm for over 10 years, and has over 20 combined years of customer service experience. She maintains the reputation of establishing personal relationships with customers in order to show her trustworthiness and concern for each of them. When she is not in the office Amy enjoys spending time with her husband and teenage daughter, Sonni, who keeps her very busy with all of her extracurricular activities. She is a dedicated member of the community, as well as a life member of the Junior Auxiliary of Batesville. Amy enjoys personal fitness, and has been elected as “health guru” by the ladies of the office; for the most part, she can be found, on early mornings, at the gym. She takes pride in her ability to support customers by taking inventory of the most accurate way to assist them in protecting their assets. Please contact Amy for all of your commercial, personal liability and life insurance needs!

Brian Kasch State Farm Agent Team Member

Brian Kasch

Account Manager

Brian joined our team in June 2020, and came to us with 20 years of customer service experience. He earned a BA in History from Winthrop University in South Carolina – where he was born and raised. Brian moved to Mississippi in 2014, where he met Kelly “Cosby” Kasch. He and Kelly are, now, married with a baby girl named Chloe Grace, who is their entire world. Brian boasts that he loves helping people, and gains satisfaction from being able to make a person’s day a bit brighter. He and his family are very church-oriented, and attend church in Batesville. Brian reveals that his wife knows everyone in the county; therefore, he feels as if he has been inducted into the community by association. Come see Brian for all of your insurance needs including but not limited to life, business, health, home and auto!

Alicia Hudson State Farm Agent Team Member

Alicia Hudson

Multiple Line Representative

Alicia came to us in February 2023 with over 10 years of customer service experience.She hopes to gain long lasting relationships with new and existing customers. Alicia looks forward to gaining more knowledge in insurance to be able to help families with all of life's obstacles. Alicia is a resident of Panola County, She resides In Sardis with her husband Wes and their 2 dogs Murphy Jean and Milo. In her spare time you can find her with her 4- legged babies playing outside or taking weekend trips with her husband! Come See Alicia for all of your insurance needs!!

Lorie Lane State Farm Agent Team Member

Lorie Lane

Account Representative

Lorie joined our team in June 2023 with 28 years of retail and customer service. She grew up in Saltillo Mississippi, where she was a graduate of Saltillo High School. She attended Itawamba Community College and later transferred to the University of Mississippi where she studied Music Education and Performance. Lorie has a son, Eli, that attends Lafayette High School in Oxford. In 2018, Lorie married her husband, Josh, and relocated to Enid MS. She gained two bonus children: son, Gabriel, and daughter, Grayson. Together they have a son, Sawyer. They also have 3 dogs, 2 cats, 4 chickens, 1 Rooster and a variety of exotic fish. You can find Lorie spending time with her family at her hometown Church Birmingham Ridge in Saltillo. They also attend Calvary Church in Batesville. Lorie and her family enjoy outdoor activities such as baseball, hunting, fishing, camping and road trips. Lorie enjoys meeting new people and never meets a stranger. Her goal at State Farm is to make sure her customers are taken care of in all ways of life. She admires how much Ray Poole State Farm values their customers and the dedication they give to each person that calls or comes in the office. She feels like the moment she came here that everyone is treated like family. Please come by to see Lorie for all your insurance needs including life, auto, home, business and health!

Tabitha Smith State Farm Agent Team Member

Tabitha Smith

Customer Service Representative

Tabitha came to us in January 2021 with 20 years of customer service experience. Being raised in Panola County, and a graduate of South Panola High School, she is well-known around the community as being a “customer favorite” at each community position she has held. She believes in the importance of making lasting relationships with each of her customers, and their families. Tabitha vows to further her knowledge of insurance, which will allow her the ability to assist families in preparing for all of life’s ups and downs. In her spare time, Tabitha enjoys spending time with her daughter, Mia. She also enjoys cooking and is quite the movie buff! We are excited to have her join our team, for her smile seems to make the office a little brighter. Come see Tabitha for all of your community event and claims needs today!