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Your Agency Of Choice since 1962.

Innovative & Effective Insurance Solutions


Here at Barnes Insurance Agency, we can provide you with the personalized attention you need to protect your business and assets.
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Overnight Rentals

We offer investment property owners with cabin and overnight rental exposure protection for their property and liability.
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We have been providing the hotel & restaurant industry throughout communities in Tennessee with insurance for over 50 years.
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Group Benefits

With over forty-five combined years of experience in the Group Benefits Department, we offer a wide variety of group benefit plans.
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Home / Auto

Barnes Insurance Agency provides a broad portfolio of insurance products to the communities we serve.
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Get To Know Us

For over 60 years, Barnes Insurance Agency has been providing a broad portfolio of specialized insurance services for families and businesses within Tennessee and across the United States. Allow us the opportunity to become… Your Agency Of Choice.
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Business Insurance

Since 1962, Barnes Insurance Agency has provided the communities of Sevier County and the surrounding areas with the kind service that businesses rely on to help protect their hard work.
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Personal Insurance

Barnes Insurance Agency has been providing insurance solutions to residents of our communities for more than five decades, securing coverages to protect one’s family, property, and assets.
Industries and Partners

We Specialize In A Variety Of Industries To Best Serve You.

Barnes Insurance Agency has been serving Tennessee businesses for more than 50 years. We provide insurance programs for all types of operations and sizes. In addition, we specialize in several key industries, bringing our expertise and experience to clients within those niches.

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What Our Customers Have To Say

Barnes Insurance has been our insurance agent for over 15 years. We have had nothing but exceptional service from Barnes Insurance! They have continuously sought out to provide us with the best quality coverage for the best price. They have gone beyond the call of duty by helping us to identify areas of potential savings by implementing low-cost strategies to reduce our premiums. When we have had claims on our policies, Barnes has been our advocate and has always insured the highest possible claim amount. They are risk management experts and have given us solid advice over the years where they saw weaknesses in our insurance coverage. I highly recommend Barnes Insurance for providing your business or personal insurance coverage.
- Royce Pruitt, CFO at Collier Restaurant Group
Simply stated in two words: SUPERIOR SUPPORT! We have depended upon Barnes Insurance for hundreds of thousands of dollars of insurance coverage over the past 20+ years. The team at Barnes has covered over 20 entities in all areas of insurance, ranging from General Liability to Workers Comp and other various types of coverage. Our Executive Team has tremendous level of comfort in knowing that the staff at Barnes Insurance keeps us completely covered, analyzing the details of coverage and knowing our specific needs. Our trust in them has never faltered. And we have never been disappointed in the results of our confidence in their abilities. We wholeheartedly recommend them and believe you will not go wrong in working with them!
- Perry Smith
EXCELLENT skillset in ALL staff at Barnes Insurance Agency! A talented and caring group of agents, all of whom are highly intelligent in their various niches of the insurance world. Their level of support goes above and beyond most others in their industry. They continue to negotiate and FIND the best possible solutions for our various needs… from tourism parks to retail stores to constructions and development industries… the crew at Barnes is proficient in all points of insurance. HIGHLY recommended them to others… a job VERY WELL EXECUTED (for 15+ years now…!)
- Laura W.

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