About

Block Insurance is an independent insurance agency with multiple locations in northeast Arkansas. Our team has hundreds of years of insurance experience, as well as the agency itself has been around since 1944. Through the years one thing has remained the same, our strive for excellence. At Block Insurance, we pride ourselves in taking care of our customers.

  • 1914- Maurice Floyd Block opened MF Block Insurance in Paragould, AR
  • 1944- The first policy is sold and General Insurance of Blytheville is open for business.
  • 1945- Bill Block, Maurice's son, joined MF Block and eventually took ownership
  • 1973- Moved to current Blytheville Office Location at 315 N. Broadway
  • 1974- Jeff Block joined MF Block and became the third generation to acquire ownership after his father's (Bill) retirement
  • January 2011- Phillip Greer purchased MF Block Insurance as Jeff transitioned into retirement
  • January 2011- After 67 successful years in business, General Insurance of Blytheville is purchased by Kirk Cupp and Phillip Greer and the name of the business changed to General Insurance, Inc.
  • October 2012- General Insurance, Inc. acquired Couch Greer and Associates in Monette, AR.
  • December 2012- General Insurance, Inc acquired General Insurance of Leachville. 

     

    • October 2014- Block Insurance purchased Vandergriff agency in Corning and allowed us to span into the transportation industry.
    • January 2015- Transportation Insurance LLC was formed because of our growth in Transportation Insurance
    • May 2016- Transportation Insurance acquired an agency in Austin TX to give us a multi-state presence in Transpiration.
  • July 2015- General Insurance, Inc. expanded to Batesville with the acquisition of Sensabaugh Insurance Agency.
  • January 2016- General Insurance, Inc. changed its name to Strategi Insurance, Inc. and expanded to Jonesboro.
  • September 2017- Acrisure LLC acquired MF Block Insurance, Strategi Insurance and Transportation Insurance to form what is known today as Block Insurance.

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