About Us

hudgens_aboutusOur company was founded in 1920 by E H C Bailey in Demopolis, AL. In 1976 the company merged with Duckworth Morris Insurance Agency out of Tuscaloosa, AL. This entity was named Hudgens Duckworth Morris Insurance Agency. In 2000, James L Hudgens, III purchased the agency from Duckworth Morris Insurance Agency to become the Hudgens Insurance Inc of today. Continuous operations since 1920 have given Hudgens Insurance Inc a unique connection to the community not found elsewhere.

The Hudgens Insurance Inc team includes a unique, dynamic and hard-working group of insurance professionals who are eager to serve our growing clientele. Our staff of 5 employees includes two personal lines CSRs, two commercial lines CSRs, and one producer with over a century of combined experience and several professional designations.

We are a property and casualty agency servicing west-central Alabama. We sell and service commercial insurance (property, casualty, workers compensation, etc.) and personal insurance to include homeowners, personal automobile, and life insurance.

At Hudgens Insurance Inc, we can design a customized insurance solution to fit your needs as a business or an individual. We are partnered with over 10 carriers (all A-rated or better) to bring cutting edge coverage innovations, financial strength and superior claims services to our clients. These carriers share our values in providing quality products and services to our community.

Mission Statement:

To develop a profitable, dynamic, consumer-driven company that meets and exceeds the needs and expectations of its consumers and community.


James L. Hudgens III, BSIE, CIC, CRM / President & CEO 1976-present

Commercial Lines
Donna Williams CIC, CISR / 1985-present
Pam Baker, CIC, CISR / 1986-present

Personal Lines
Kay Hudgens / 2009-present
Melissa Hudgens / 2014-present