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John F Baxter, Insurance Agent

John F Baxter Inc. in Hayes, VA

John F Baxter


8:30 AM - 5:00 PM 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM 8:30 AM - 5:00 PMClosed Today Closed Today
Main Number
(804) 642-6513(804) 642-6513

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Store Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Mon8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


Learn about our insurance products

  • Auto Insurance

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  • Homeowners Insurance

    Protect your house and personal property by choosing the right insurance coverage from Nationwide.

  • Life Insurance

    Let us help you select life insurance coverage that meets your needs, your life and your budget.

  • Business Insurance

    Cover your business with commercial insurance from Nationwide.

Member support

24/7 Claims Service

About John F Baxter

John has been a Nationwide Agent since 1985. He and his wife, Laura, live in Gloucester County and have three daughters; Racheal (husband Jameson), Katie (husband Jason), Elizabeth and 4 grand children

Professional Designations

  • LUTC

Languages Spoken

  • English

Licensed In

  • MD
  • NC
  • VA


  • Auto
  • Life
  • Home
  • Business

Agent Qualifications

  • Life Underwriting Training Council (LUTC)


  • Champion Award
  • Presidents Conference Award
  • Nationwide Life Council

Community Activities

  • Establishing member of the Gloucester High School Crew Team and the Gloucester Rowing Association.

Our Insurance Products

The Nationwide Insurance: John F Baxter Inc. in Hayes, VA provides the following products. To learn more about each insurance product, click on the links below.

  • Auto Insurance

    Choosing the right auto insurer can be tough. With so many options available, finding an insurer that is capable of meeting your needs and maintaining a good relationship with you are important. No matter the make and model of your vehicle, it is crucial for you to maintain a level of coverage that provides great protection from the uncertainties of the road. We work with Nationwide to give you the caliber of insurance protection you deserve.

    At John F Baxter Inc. in Hayes, we understand the need for complete transparency, good service, and affordable insurance coverage. That is why we work hard to provide a comprehensive offering of insurance products. Keeping your vehicle properly insured doesn't have to be a financial challenge. Whether you are shopping for coverage for yourself or your family, getting the right amount of protection is easy. When you choose us, you are getting a partner who works for you. Peace of mind and financial security are what you deserve, along with an insurer that addresses all of your concerns in an accurate and timely manner. We are committed to offering you the quality of products and services you need so you can live life on your terms.

    Call (804) 642-6513 to speak with John F Baxter Inc., or one of our other friendly and knowledgeable agents, at 2926 George Washington Memorial Hwy. We are more than happy to tell you more about our insurance offerings and how we can build a comprehensive policy that works best for your protection and financial needs.

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  • Homeowners Insurance

    When you do business with John F Baxter Inc., you deal with people who are adept at finding policies fitted to your needs and budget. There are several factors that should be considered when obtaining the right protection for your home in Hayes, including your ownership of a pool (or lack thereof) and the overall cost to rebuild your home. For expert assistance in sorting through all of the coverage options, get in touch with John F Baxter Inc. or another helpful agent in our office. If you possess a large number of valuable assets such as jewelry or fine art, the protection offered by Valuables Plus® is a great choice and is something to discuss with your agent.

    At John F Baxter Inc., we work together with Nationwide to bring you the best possible choices for your home insurance. We provide you with a selection experience that is smooth and intuitive so that you can get on with your daily life without additional stress. If you ever come home to find that you are a victim of a covered loss, we have what it takes to pick up the pieces. If you frequently experience severe weather conditions in your area, we can also help you find solutions for damage that may be caused by these storms.

    Speak with one of our agents today to get started on finding a hassle-free plan. If you would like to meet with someone in person, come to our office at 2926 George Washington Memorial Hwy. Or call us at (804) 642-6513.

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  • Life Insurance

    Getting married, purchasing a new home, or starting a family are all exciting experiences. However, these life events often mean bigger financial obligations. Your increased financial obligations can be a good impetus to taking the necessary step to assure your family’s financial security. Your home is a place of security and pride; be sure to protect your standard of living.

    We at John F Baxter Inc. proudly work with residents in the Hayes area. We want to make sure you have the type and amount of coverage you need so that you and your family are prepared for any eventuality. We will explain in understandable language term versus permanent insurance and we will discuss the types of life insurance that can best fit your needs.

    The amount of coverage your family needs is largely determined by factors such as age, income, debt, number of dependents, long-term educational needs, monthly expenses, long-term goals and desired length of coverage. We will explain in easily-understandable terms whole life insurance and universal life insurance and why you may want permanent insurance.

    As you enjoy the now, don’t forget to protect your family’s future. Life insurance gives you the peace of mind that comes with preparing for life’s uncertainties. Call (804) 642-6513 and ask to speak to John F Baxter Inc.. We can assess your coverage needs and answer all your questions. If you are in the neighborhood, stop by any time. We are located at 2926 George Washington Memorial Hwy,Hayes,VA,23072. We look forward to seeing you.

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  • Business Insurance

    Hayes companies of all kinds come to John F Baxter Inc. with their business insurance and risk management needs. That's why we've partnered with Nationwide. Maybe you're looking for a specific product offering like general liability or commercial property. Or maybe you're looking for a business owner's policy customized to eliminate any lingering coverage gaps. Versatile insurance solutions are available for local companies that operate in major industries as well as small businesses in niche markets.

    John F Baxter Inc. talks to a lot of Hayes business owners who are looking for a policy that's customized for their company but doesn't become another huge demand on their time. As part of our service at John F Baxter Inc., we'll make sure your company gets a free On Your Side® Review to search for new discounts and gaps in coverage. One of our agents can also explain the flexible billing and payment options available through Nationwide. It's easy to structure a policy to meet your immediate budgetary needs, while also helping to position your company for future growth.

    Call John F Baxter Inc. at (804) 642-6513. We can discuss your company's risk management needs so that you can make a decision about your coverage quickly and confidently. We can also set up a time to talk in person. Our office is located at 2926 George Washington Memorial Hwy.

    Nationwide offers small business resources to help you strengthen your business, such as financial calculators and information and articles on marketing and cash flow management. Learn more at the Business Solutions Center.

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The John F Baxter Inc. also offers products in MD, NC, VA. Please call for information on products in those states.

About John F Baxter Inc.

Lisa Nelson, Insurance Agent

Lisa Nelson Commercial Lines Manager

(804) 642-6513(804) 642-6513
Melissa Showers, Insurance Agent

Melissa Showers Associate Agent

(804) 642-6513(804) 642-6513
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The Baxter Insurance Group has been servicing clients since 1985. Founded by John Baxter, the agency has grown having offices in Gloucester, Newport News, Chincoteague and Kilmarnock with 11 agents, 1 Financial and Life Agent and 2 Service Center Personnel.

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2926 George Washington Memorial Hwy
Hayes, VA 23072