Earl Carney Insurance founder
Earl Carney, Sr.

“Howdy, neighbor. Come on in!”

The Carney family has been serving the insurance needs of this area since 1980 when Earl Carney opened his Nationwide Insurance office on Davie Avenue in Statesville. Earl’s daughters, Sissy Carney Groce and Saundra Carney, joined the agency in the 90’s and took the reins when Earl retired in 2002. Today, Earl Carney Insurance has offices in Statesville, Troutman, Marshall, and Yadkinville, and our team includes Earl’s grandsons, Nick and Jay Martin. We are dedicated to Earl’s vision of excellent service and his custom of treating everyone that walked through the door like a member of the family.

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Nationwide and more

In addition to Nationwide Insurance, we now represent a wide variety of insurance providers, including Progressive, National General, GAA, and Markel, to name a few. This allows us the flexibility to customize your insurance to meet your needs and your budget.

Business Matters

Your business matters to you and your family, and we can help you protect it with Liability Insurance, Workers' Comp, Key Person Insurance, Fire and Burglary Protection, and more.

Ag Matters

We have team members who specialize in Ag Insurance. Whatever you need for your farm, including crop insurance, equipment insurance, protection against flood, fire and hurricanes, we’ve got you covered.

Life Matters

Protect your family even when you can’t be there. Life insurance can protect college educations, mortgage payments, weddings and more, while providing peace of mind to you and your loved ones.

Auto Matters

You have to have auto insurance. We make sure you have the right auto insurance, the kind that rewards safe driving, and keeps premiums affordable, while protecting your family.

Your family matters.

That's why we're here.

The friendliest office in Madison County.  They are always very helpful and have a smile on their face every time  I come in the office.

Jessica H.

Hot Springs, NC

I have placed my insurance with the Earl Carney Insurance Agency for as long as I can remember. They insure my auto, home, boat, and life insurance… basically everything! Needless to say, I place a lot of trust in this agency. They have always been there to assist and advise me on whatever insurance needs I have.

Terri K.

Troutman, NC

Earl Carney Insurance of Marshall saved me money on my business insurance.  They also increased my coverage and pointed out where I was leaving my business exposed in case of a claim with my old policy.


Welton Construction, LLC - Asheville, NC

When you walk through the doors of Earl Carney Insurance, you instantly feel like you’re a part of one big family. They have been my auto and home insurance provider for almost 30 years, and I am always satisfied with the level of customer service that I receive.

Lisa C.

Troutman, NC

Nick, our insurance agent, had always been super helpful and informative. Anytime we have a question he is there and ready to offer advice as to what the best situation might be for our family. We trust Nick and that is so important when it comes to making both short and long-term decisions.

Lacey M.

Statesville, NC

Barry was able to breakdown the coverage on our home owners policy and explain how it really covered my family in case of a major catastrophe. He also made sure that we were receiving all discounts available.

Jack W.

Marshall, NC

I own and manage several multi-family apartment complexes. Nick has been my insurance agent for all of these communities for the past eight years. Nick is always quick to respond and I appreciate the fact that his guidance and expertise is genuine, and he is not just out to sell an insurance policy. I have had a few claims over the years, all of which have gone smoothly. Nick is a top notch insurance agent and is truly is on your side.

Kevin S.

Bottom Line Realty - Charlotte, NC

On November 15th my wife and I woke up to our kitchen, bathroom and laundry room flooded. We were in a panic and didn’t know what to do. We immediately called Nick for help. He answered the phone and, in a calming voice, told us everything would be ok. He walked us through the whole claims process and was there every step of the way.  This made everything so easy from start to finish. We would highly recommend Nick Martin and the Earl Carney Insurance Agency for all your insurance needs.

Greg and Renee B.

Statesville, NC

Our agent, Jay Martin, has always met and exceeded our expectations.  He has always gone the extra mile to make sure our needs are properly taken care of.  He is very knowledgeable, friendly, prompt, efficient and professional.  Anytime we have ever needed him, he has always been there for us, providing us with remarkable service.  We are so appreciative of Jay’s commitment to us and would highly recommend him to anyone wanting an insurance agent who truly cares about you!

Tonya M.

Yadkinville, NC

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