Our History

Despite its humble beginnings, our agency has grown to earn the trust and respect of West Texans, insurance carriers across the country, and the communities we serve.  Our founder, Lester Grimes founded our agency in 1948 on the principles that still guide our us today, which are 1) Providing the highest standards of service to the customer; 2) Ensuring fair dealings with insurance companies and; 3) Exhibiting the highest technical knowledge of the insurance business.

With these as our guiding principles along with our Vision, Mission, and Values, Grimes Insurance has had a long and rich history serving West Texas and will continue to for generations.

Lester Grimes believed this and we do to. Grimes Insurance is first and foremost a vehicle to serve. We serve by proving an excellent place to work for our team. We serve by living in the communities we do business in. We serve by partnering with non-profit organization to help them fulfill their mission. We serve by enhancing the opportunity for children to be successful and earn the education they seek. We serve by being 100% locally owned and operated. We serve by living and being part of this great community.

Grimes Insurance is here to stay and here to help make West Texas a great place to live, work and do business in.


What We Do

Grimes Insurance is an independent insurance agency with a broad range of Commercial, Personal, Life, and Health products.
We’ve aligned ourselves with some of the finest carriers to deliver these products to you.


To ensure great service in the insurance world you have to work with the best.  We do business with an elite group of companies. 

This allows Grimes Insurance Agency to provide our clients with the highest levels of coverage at the lowest possible price.

Home & Auto Partners

Financial Partners

Commercial Partners

I feel like family! I inquired about insurance and it ended up being months later when I was able to make a decision about switching insurance agency's. They treated me like their own client all along the way and they have always been so friendly and eager to help. Even going out of their way to help me with questions without me even being their client yet. I have fixed this and I am proud to say they are my new agents! I couldn't be more pleased. I would definitely refer Grimes to all my friends and family!

Jenni L.

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