Tim Garrett                                                             
Craig Mims
                                                                                   
                                                                                   
                                                                                   
Crystal Gore
                                                                                   
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Mims – Garrett Insurance Services may be the Tri-County area's newest independent insurance agency; however, it's principals, Tim Garrett and Craig Mims, have almost 40 years combined experience in the insurance industry. The company's newest agent, Crystal Gore, has 8 years experience. 

While they were captive insurance agents, Tim, Craig, and Crystal helped many folks in the Tri-County area with their personal insurance needs and built a reputation with their clients of providing superior, personalized customer service with honesty and integrity.

Now, as independent agents, they are better able to represent you, the client, and not a corporation! With a wide selection of insurance carriers, Tim, Craig, and Crystal can search for a policy to best fit your needs and your budget, while continuing to provide the quality service for which they are known.






Craig W. Mims is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a B.S. in Business Administration and has 27 total years of experience in the financial services industry.  Craig worked in banking for 9 years and transitioned to the insurance industry as an Agent with SC Farm Bureau’s Moncks Corner office in 1996.  Craig managed and provided professional counseling and service to a multiple-line book of business that grew to 500 + client accounts.

Craig is a life-time resident of Berkeley County, SC and has been active in the Moncks Corner community.  He is a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Moncks Corner and serves as the accounts payable/payroll processor.   He is a member of the Moncks Corner Lions Club and a member of the Berkeley County Gamecock Club, serving as its Secretary/Treasurer.  Craig is also a member of the Berkeley High School Athletics Booster Club and currently serves as the press box announcer for Varsity Baseball and as the color commentator for Berkeley Stags football on 106.1-FM WTUA.

Craig and his wife, Kim, have 3 boys – Craig, Jr., Philip and Andrew.







Timothy W. Garrett is a graduate of Holly Hill-Roberts High School.  He was the first student of that school to hold a state office as a member of Future Farmers of America.  In this role, he traveled extensively as an officer for public speaking engagements, and this training has been a major factor for his success in the insurance industry.  Tim began his insurance career as an agent with Life of Georgia in 1992.  In 1997, he became an agent with SC Farm Bureau.  During his time there, he received recognition under The New Agent of the Year category and also received several National insurance awards for Multiline Sales in the insurance industry.

Tim is a lifetime resident of South Carolina, living in both Berkeley and Orangeburg Counties.  He is a member of the Pressley Memorial P.H. Church.  He has also held several offices with Vance Lodge 230 of the South Carolina A.F.M.

Tim and his wife, Marie, have 2 children – Zackary and Grace.








Crystal Churchill Gore began her insurance career with State Farm in 2005. In 2009, she became an agent with SC Farm Bureau. Working in the Summerville office she grew her book of business by helping her clients save money while meeting their insurance needs. Crystal was ranked #1 in SC Farm Bureau Fire Premium in 2010.

Crystal was born in San Diego, California. She moved to Summerville, South Carolina in 1992. Crystal graduated from Stratford High School. She is an active member of Ridge Baptist Church and enjoys singing in the choir.

Crystal and her husband, Joshua, have 3 boys - Alex, Jacob, and Isaac.












































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