Independent Insurance Agents at Payne Insurance Agency: Meet Our Team

Karl’s daughter, Karla Abercrombie, and her husband, Scotty Abercrombie, continue to run Payne Insurance Agency under the very same founding principles that have always meant so much to Karl. The Payne family’s roots run deep in Ellijay. Karla and Scotty have worked for the agency since they were teenagers. They were high school sweethearts and have always lived right here in Ellijay! Karla and Scotty welcome all of their Payne Insurance Agency customers as treasured friends and neighbors.




lauren1Lauren Sisson is a very experienced independent insurance agent. Commercial/Business Insurance is Lauren’s specialty. A north Georgia native, Lauren and her husband have four children. If you are looking for insurance for your business, be sure to stop in and ask for Lauren!

jessica1Jessica Bunch Johnston has always lived in Ellijay and the Bunch family is well known in our area. Jessica, a graduate of the University of Georgia, has extensive experience as an independent insurance agent and she is a valuable member of the Payne Insurance Agency team.

Our receptionist, Brandy Farist, will be the one to greet you when you visit our office in Ellijay. This hometown girl is eager to assist you and make you feel right at home!

Since 1982, Payne Insurance Agency has been a trusted and well respected business that meets the insurance needs of individuals and businesses throughout Ellijay and surrounding areas. Call us today!