Lynn Kiecke Lackey and Eason Insurance Group commonly referred to as LKL Insurance, can be traced back to serving Austin County since 1928. Jo Ed Lynn was the owner of Bellville Insurance Agency prior to LKL Insurance. In 1983, Steve Lackey joined Jo Ed Lynn at Bellville Insurance Agency.
LKL Insurance was founded in 1986 by Jo Ed Lynn, Steve Lackey, and Elroy Kiecke. LKL Insurance opened it's doors for business on January 1, 1987 and shortly after moved into our current location at 633 West Main Street.
Mike A. Eason joined LKL Insurance as a partner in 2006, at which time the company name was changed to Lynn Kiecke Lackey and Eason Insurance Group.
In May of 2008, Industry State Bank, purchased Lynn Kiecke Lackey and Eason Insurance Group and became part of Industry Bancshares, Inc. extensive network.
Industry Bancshares, Inc. is a holding company established by local shareholders in the Industry, Texas community.
Formed in 1993, Industry Bancshares owns Industry State Bank in Industry with branches in New Ulm and Columbus, as well as Citizens State Bank in Buffalo with branches in Centerville, Whitney, Itasca, Teague, Hubbard, Clifton, Dawson, and Groesbeck; Fayetteville Bank in Fayetteville with branches in Schulenburg and La Grange; First National Bank of Bellville in Bellville with branches in Waller and Wallis; First National Bank of Shiner in Shiner with branches in Cuero, Flatonia, Goliad, and Gonzales; and Bank of Brenham in Brenham. From modest beginnings in 1993 with assets of less than $80 million, Industry Bancshares has experienced significant growth and now manages more than $3.8 billion in assets.
ISB Insurance is an insurance agency located in Houston and Waller and is owned by Industry State Bank. Divisions of ISB Insurance also include Cates Insurance, Huntsville; LKL Insurance, Bellville and Sealy; Texas Brand Insurance Agency, Hubbard; and Washington County Insurance Agency, Brenham.