Independent insurance brokers Higginbotham, based in Fort Worth, and Edgmon Insurance Agency, headquartered in Odessa, Texas, have merged their operations.
Edgmon Insurance is a family-owned agency going on its third generation. Founded in 1986 by Pauline Appel, the agency was purchased by her son Tim Edgmon in 1996 and began operating under its current name. Edgmon works with his wife Theresa, their son Ryan, daughter Amanda Owens and a staff of seven providing commercial and personal lines of property/casualty insurance.
Tim Edgmon will continue managing the firm as Edgmon Insurance Agency from the location it has occupied at 4800 E. University Blvd for four years.
Higginbotham, founded in 1948, has more than 20 locations in Texas.