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OUr history

1948

Morris Pest Control

In 1948 they relocated to Jackson TN. Meanwhile, he created one of the largest independently owned pest control companies in West Tennessee. Winford’s philosophy was quite simple- “Quality first results in satisfied customers.”

2003

Columbus, MS

After generations of success in the pest control industry, Lanier opened a new location in Columbus, MS.

2021

New Beginnings

Since Lanier opened his first location in 1971, he has guided his son Shane in his footsteps. Currently, Shane holds the position of Vice President with plans to take over when Lanier retires.

1941

Leaving Lafeytte Springs, MS

In 1941 Winford V James and his wife Dorothy moved from Lafeyette Springs, MS to Memphis, TN. Here, he began his career in the pest control industry.

1971

Back to Memphis

After growing up in the pest control industry, Winford’s son Lanier founded James Pest Management Inc. in Memphis, TN in 1971. As Lanier likes to say, “From the bottom towards the top.”

2016

Springhill, TN

In 2016, Lanier opened an other location in Springhill, TN to broaden James Pest Management’s Service range to include middle Tennessee.

1941

Leaving Lafeytte Springs, MS

In 1941 Winford V James and his wife Dorothy moved from Lafeyette Springs, MS to Memphis, TN. Here, he began his career in the pest control industry.

1948

Morris Pest Control

In 1948 they relocated to Jackson TN. Meanwhile, he created one of the largest independently owned pest control companies in West Tennessee. Winford’s philosophy was quite simple- “Quality first results in satisfied customers.”

1971

Back to Memphis

After growing up in the pest control industry, Winford’s son Lanier founded James Pest Management Inc. in Memphis, TN in 1971. As Lanier likes to say, “From the bottom towards the top.”

2003

Columbus, MS

After generations of success in the pest control industry, Lanier opened a new location in Columbus, MS.

2016

Springhill, TN

In 2016, Lanier opened an other location in Springhill, TN to broaden James Pest Management’s Service range to include middle Tennessee.

2021

New Beginnings

Since Lanier opened his first location in 1971, he has guided his son Shane in his footsteps. Currently, Shane holds the position of Vice President with plans to take over when Lanier retires.

Why james pest management?

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80 Years of Experience

80 Years of Experience

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James Pest Management has successfully protected thousands of homes from pests. Since 1941, we've dedicated ourselves to providing the best pest control services to our customers.