Arkansas Beekeepers Association

Honey Bee Swarm Removals


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Arkansas Craighead Howard Miller Randolph
Ashley Crawford Independence Mississippi St. Francis
Baxter Crittenden Izard Monroe Saline
Benton Cross Jackson Montgomery Scott
Boone Dallas Jefferson Nevada Searcy
Bradley Desha Johnson Newton Sebastian
Calhoun Drew Lafayette Ouachita Sevier
Carroll Faulkner Lawrence Perry Sharp
Chicot Franklin Lee Phillips Stone
Clark Fulton Lincoln Pike Union
Clay Garland Little River Poinsett Van Buren
Cleburne Grant Logan Polk Washington
Cleveland Greene Lonoke Pope White
Columbia Hempstead Madison Prairie Woodruff
Conway Hot Spring Marion Pulaski Yell

Arkansas County

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Ashley County

Chris Lamkin
Monticell, AR
870-723-1252 (call or text)

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Baxter County

James Rhein
Mountain Home, AR
Cell:(870)656-0695
Home:(870)481-5392
Will climb and take bees out of buildings
Will cover Baxter, Marion, Fulton, and Izard Counties

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Benton County

Troy Thurber
Bentonville, AR
479-530-8769 cell
479-464-4336 home
Will also work in Washington County

Jimmy Neal
Kirby, AR
840-398-5660

Robert Rhein
Prarie Grove, AR
479-409-9901
will do some climbing

Kelly Edwards
479-426-7172
Will also work in Carroll & Washington Counties

Patrick Edwards
479-616-4345
Will also work in Carroll, Madison & Washington Counties

Lance Martin
479-787-3132

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Boone County

Ben Milburn
870-391-1204
Harrison area

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Bradley County

Chris Lamkin
Monticell, AR
870-723-1252 (call or text)

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Calhoun County

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Carroll County

Mark Eaton
Wesley, AR
479-789-2140 phone & fax

Doug Miller
319-929-2600
Eureka Springs, Holiday Island & surrounding area

Kelly Edwards
479-426-7172
Will also work in Benton & Washington Counties

Patrick Edwards
479-616-4345
Will also work in Benton, Madison & Washington Counties

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Chicot County

Melissa Mencer
Little Rock, AR
501-749-7043

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Clark County

Charley Page
870-723-0581

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Clay County

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Cleburne County

Richard Vardaman
Searcy, AR
501-593-5324
http://www.rvbees.com

David Williams
Drasco, AR
501-206-9362

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Cleveland County

Charley Page
870-723-0581

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Columbia County

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Conway County

Jay Knudsen
501-831-5514

Eric Littell 
Cleveland, AR
501-269-2013
(will collect in Conway, Van Buren, Faulkner & Pope Counties)

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Craighead County

Van Provence
870-897-5010

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Crawford County

Danny Brewer
Van Buren, Fort Smith, Alma area
479-208-9949 (call or text)

David Blair
479-650-3112
dfblair@ipa.net

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Crittenden County

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Cross County

Don Whitt
McCrory, AR
870-731-2537, 870-919-6007
(within ~50 miles of home)

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Dallas County

Charley Page
870-723-0581

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Desha County

Chris Lamkin
Monticell, AR
870-723-1252 (call or text)

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Drew County

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Faulkner County

David Healey
501-327-3060

Jon McFadden
Conway, AR
501-327-6956 home

Richard Vardaman
Searcy, AR
501-593-5324
http://www.rvbees.com

Richard Weight
Conway, AR
501-327-4868

Leroy Vess
Conway
501-358-8782

Mary Rodriguez
Sherwood, AR
501-697-3316
Pulaski and surrounding counties

Marshall Harmon
Vilonia, AR
501-590-8138

Eric Littell 
Cleveland, AR
501-269-2013
(will collect in Conway, Van Buren, Faulkner & Pope Counties)

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Franklin County

David Blair
479-650-3112
dfblair@ipa.net

Gordon Pyles
479-675-6194

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Fulton County

Gerald D. Thomas
Oxford, AR
(870) 373-5049
Will cover Fulton, Izard & Sharp Counties

James Rhein
Mountain Home
Cell:(870)656-0695
Home:(870)481-5392
Will climb and take bees out of buildings.
Will cover Baxter, Marion, Fulton & Izard Counties.

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Garland County

Roy Casady
Malvern, AR
501-939-2359
501-360-0293 beeper
Also Saline Co., Benton, Hot Springs, West Little Rock & Lonsdale areas.

Doyle Hawthorn
Hot Springs, AR
501-623-1078
501-623-8111

Lewis Cleland
Pearcy, AR
479-234-1304

Charley Page
870-723-0581

Scott Ottens
Haskell, AR
501-240-2630 (call or text)
will remove swarms, will consider trap-outs in
Garland, Hot Spring, Pulaksi, Saline Counties

Elliot Moore
501-463-2389

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Grant County

Steve McNair
Sheridan, AR
870-942-4968

James Hill
Sheridan, AR
870-917-7863

Charley Page
870-723-0581
Also willing to do trap outs within reasonable distance.

Jody Carter
within 30 miles of East End
501-231-9307

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Greene County

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Hempstead County

Keith Sims
870-845-5591
30 mile radius of Nashville, AR

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Hot Spring County

Charley Page
870-723-0581

Scott Ottens
Haskell, AR
501-240-2630 (call or text)
will remove swarms, will consider trap-outs in
Garland, Hot Spring, Pulaksi, Saline Counties

Gary Hunnicutt
501-860-4858
Saline & Hot Spring counties

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Howard County

Keith Sims
870-845-5591
30 mile radius of Nashville, AR

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Independence County

Ernest Allenber
Batesville, AR
870-793-9538
Willing to travel 30-40 mile radius. Will not climb trees, etc.

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Izard County

Gerald D. Thomas
Oxford, AR
(870) 373-5049
Will cover Fulton, Izard & Sharp Counties

James Rhein
Mountain Home
Cell:(870)656-0695
Home:(870)481-5392
Will climb and take bees out of buildings.
Will cover Baxter, Marion, Fulton, and Izard Counties.

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Jackson County

Don Whitt
McCrory, AR
870-731-2537, 870-919-6007
(within ~50 miles of home)

Van Provence
870-897-5010

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Jefferson County

Billy Chapmon
Pine Bluff, AR
870-247-3595

Melissa Mencer
Little Rock, AR
501-749-7043

Mary Rodriguez
Sherwood, AR
501-697-3316
Pulaski and surrounding counties

Yong Park
630-388-9483
Pulaski & Jefferson counties

Charley Page
870-723-0581

Jody Carter
within 30 miles of East End
501-231-9307

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Johnson County

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Lafayette County

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Lawrence County

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Lee County

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Lincoln County

Chris Lamkin
Monticell, AR
870-723-1252 (call or text)

Charley Page
870-723-0581

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Little River County

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Logan County

Mark Rhein
Paris, AR
479-970-4889 (cell)

Gordon Pyles
479-675-6194

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Lonoke County

Joe Clark
Lonoke, AR
501-843-4643

Louis Cleveland
Cabot, AR
501-843-2876

Richard Vardaman
Searcy, AR
501-593-5324
http://www.rvbees.com

Mary Rodriguez
Sherwood, AR
501-697-3316
Pulaski and surrounding counties

Michael Van Ingen
Sherwood, AR
501-749-3774
Will consider removing bees from walls, but no brick or chimneys

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Madison County

Mark Eaton
Wesley, AR
479-789-2140 Phone & Fax
Willing to travel to Carroll and Washington Counties

Steve Luebbers
501-643-3914 (Home)
501-575-8592 (Pager)

Lenora Bowlin
Elkins, AR
501-521-9704 (Home)

Bob Morison
Pettigrew, AR
501-677-2139 (Home)
501-677-3300 (Work)
Willing to do Madison and Washington Counties

Doug Miller
319-929-2600
Eureka Springs, Holiday Island & surrounding area

Patrick Edwards
479-616-4345
Will also work in Benton, Carroll & Washington Counties

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Marion County

James Rhein
Mountain Home
Cell:(870)656-0695
Home:(870)481-5392
Will climb and take bees out of buildings.
Will cover Baxter, Marion, Fulton, and Izard Counties.

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Miller County

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Mississippi County

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Monroe County

Gary Brown
Clarendon, AR
870-747-3316 (Work - 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)       
870-747-3422 (Call @ home until 10  p.m.)
(Willing to travel up to 40 miles)

Don Whitt
McCrory, AR
870-731-2537, 870-919-6007
(within ~50 miles of home)

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Montgomery County

Alvin Looney
479-394-7114
western part of the county

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Nevada County

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Newton County

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Ouachita County

Brandon Wreyford
Honeydoo Farms
870-818-4000

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Perry County

Chuck Crimmins
501-391-2547

Guy Mock 
Perryville, AR
619-708-3476

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Phillips County

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Pike County

Jimmy Neal
Kirby, AR
870-398-5660
also will work Benton County

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Poinsett County

Don Whitt
McCrory, AR
870-731-2537, 870-919-6007
(within ~50 miles of home)

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Polk County

Alvin Looney
479-394-7114

Cleve Hughes
479-216-9209
chughes@wildacreranch.com

Luke & Deedee Alston
479-243-6525
HSH_LLC@att.net

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Pope County

Eric Littell 
Cleveland, AR
501-269-2013
(will collect in Conway, Van Buren, Faulkner & Pope Counties)

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Prairie County

Richard Vardaman
Searcy, AR
501-593-5324
http://www.rvbees.com

Debora Carpenter
Hickory Plains, AR
501-941-9471

Don Whitt 
McCrory, AR
870-731-2537, 870-919-6007
(within ~50 miles of home)

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Pulaski County

Roy Casady
Malvern, AR
501-939-2359
501-360-0293 beeper
Also Saline Co., Benton, Hot Springs, West Little Rock & Lonsdale areas.

Bill Davies
will take Benton, Bauxite & Paron
around 2:00 p.m earliest
Will go inside houses

Harvey Johnston
Sherwood, AR
501-835-3428
Will do Little Rock, North Little Rock and Jacksonville

Melissa Mencer
Little Rock, AR
501-749-7043

Duncan Porter
Roland, AR
501-868-9772

Jerry Smith
North Little Rock, AR
501-753-3184 mornings
will not go in a house
NLR, Little Rock, Jacksonville, and Sherwood

Patrick Cullivan
North Little Rock,AR
501-837-7525

Pat Sullivan
Little Rock, AR
501-569-2569 work
501-821-9325 home

Steven Ray (Debbie)
Alexander, AR
501-847-4963

Greg Grounds
Mabelvale, AR
501-847-1735

Charles Pope
Little Rock, AR
501-758-7085
Little Rock and N. Little Rock area

Mary Rodriguez
Sherwood, AR
501-697-3316
Pulaski and surrounding counties

Yong Park
630-388-9483
Pulaski & Jefferson counties

Caroline Bryant
501-837-2850

Carolyn Cobb
501-804-0278
Little Rock area

Charley Page
870-723-0581
Willing to do reasonable trap-outs.

Jody Carter
within 30 miles of East End
501-231-9307

Michael Van Ingen
Sherwood, AR
501-749-3774
Will consider removing bees from walls, but no brick or chimneys

Scott Ottens
Haskell, AR
501-240-2630 (call or text)
will remove swarms, will consider trap-outs in
Garland, Hot Spring, Pulaksi, Saline Counties

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Randolph County

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St. Francis County

Don Whitt
McCrory, AR
870-731-2537, 870-919-6007
(within ~50 miles of home)

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Saline County

Alan Carter
Benton, AR
501-316-2682
home 501-223-6373

Roy Casady
Malvern, AR
501-939-2359
501-360-0293 beeper
Also Saline Co., Benton, Hot Springs, West Little Rock & Lonsdale areas.

Bob Perlinger
Benton, AR
501-316-3343

Steve Ray
Alexander, AR
501-847-4963 home
501-315-1182 work
Will do Benton and Bryant area, also Little Rock/south of the river.

Bruce Taylor
Benton, AR
501-315-3498

Mary Rodriguez
Sherwood, AR
501-697-3316
Pulaski and surrounding counties

Charley Page
870-723-0581

Jody Carter
within 30 miles of East End
501-231-9307

Scott Ottens
Haskell, AR
501-240-2630 (call or text)
will remove swarms, will consider trap-outs in
Garland, Hot Spring, Pulaksi, Saline counties

Gary Hunnicutt
501-860-4858
Saline & Hot Spring counties

Robert Maertens
501-860-0336

Don Thompson
Alexander, AR
501-690-4245

Maurice Robinson
Benton
501-860-5160

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Scott County

Gordon Pyles
479-675-6194

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Searcy County

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Sebastian County

Edward E. Robinson
Fort Smith, AR
501-646-4311 Dept. 16
501-783-1257 home
willing to travel 30 miles

Danny Brewer
Van Buren, Fort Smith, Alma area
479-208-9949 (call or text)

David Blair
479-650-3112
dfblair@ipa.net

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Sevier County

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Sharp County

Gerald D. Thomas
Oxford, AR
(870) 373-5049
Will cover Fulton, Izard & Sharp Counties

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Stone County

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Union County

Brandon Wreyford
Honeydoo Farms
870-818-4000

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Van Buren County

Brian Passmore
Clinton, AR
501-253-4391
Van Buren County and reasonable distance form Clinton

Eric Littell 
Cleveland, AR
501-269-2013
(will collect in Conway, Van Buren, Faulkner & Pope Counties)

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Washington County

Preston Baumgardner
Fayetteville, AR
501-361-2772

Lenora Bowlin
Elkins, AR
501-521-9704

Mark Eaton
Wesley, AR
479-789-2140 Phone & Fax
Willing to travel to Carroll and Washington Counties

Randall Holtz
Fayetteville, AR
501-582-2092 home

Bob Morison
Pettigrew, AR
501-677-2139 (Home)
501-677-3300 (Work)
Willing to do Madison and Washington Counties

Harold C. High
Springdale, AR

Wray High
Springdale, AR
501-751-3128

Steve Luebbers
501-643-3619 home
501-575-8592 pager

Tom Nichols
479-846-3657
479-846-5347 fax
479-790-3536 cell

Robert Rhein
Prarie Grove, AR
479-409-9901 will do some climbing
will cover Washington and Benton Counties

Don Steinkraus
Fayetteville, AR
501-521-9694 home
501-575-3187 work

Troy Thurber
Bentonville, AR
479-530-8769 cell
479-464-4336 home
Will also work in Benton County

Kelly Edwards
479-426-7172
Will also work in CArroll & Washington Counties

Patrick Edwards
479-616-4345
Will also work in Benton, Carroll & Madison Counties.

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White County

Joe Pay
Cabot, AR
501-843-8853

Ottie Phillips
Searcy, AR
501-767-9486

Richard Vardaman
Searcy, AR
501-593-5324
http://www.rvbees.com

Don Whitt
McCrory, AR
870-731-2537, 870-919-6007
(within ~50 miles of home)

Mary Rodriguez
Sherwood, AR
501-697-3316
Pulaski and surrounding counties

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Woodruff County

George Neldon, Jr.
Augusta, AR
870-347-5236

Richard Vardaman
Searcy, AR
501-593-5324
http://www.rvbees.com

Don Whitt
McCrory, AR
870-731-2537, 870-919-6007
(within ~50 miles of home)

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Yell County

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