Alabama Beekeepers Association
Colony Removal List

If you have an unwanted colony of honeybees that have taken up residents in the walls of your home or other structure and would like it removed, the below listed beekeepers will remove them.   There is normally a charge for this service.   Locate the beekeeper closest to you and arrange your removal.
Click here for a basic description as to how colonies can be removed options.   There are basically two options.    a) tear out the wall and physically remove the bees or b) set up a trap out.    The latter is slower but normally less expensive.
If you are an Alabama Beekeeper and would like your name added to this list click here.    If you are listed, please check your listing for accuracy, if you would like your listing changed or removed, please send an email to the webmaster.
City, County or Community Beekeeper's Name Phone number
*3 Anywhere in Alabama *3 Donald E Short 205 757 2305
*2 Anywhere in Alabama *2 Joshua Lachmann cell 404 594 2337
Alabama City Wil Montgomery 256 442 7515 
Ardmore (AL or TN) Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Athens Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Auburn Area Michael Rowell 334 707 0310
Auburn Area Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Autaga Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Autauga County Mike Keller Cell 334 312 4344
Baldwin County Jim Buckley 251 675 3803
Baldwin County *Brian Dunn 251-550-5117
Baldwin County Morris Knight 334 830 2081
Baldwin County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Baldwin County Travis Long 251 802 9233
Baldwin County Roger Bemis 251 213 0168
Bell Factory Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Bibb County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Birmingham   Also See
Birmingham   Joe Sharrow 205 681 2568
Birmingham   Mike Sykes 205 869 2335
Blount County *1David & Lynne Kelton 256 523 4767 cell 256 441 2887
Blount County Micah Kralik 256 736 6064  cell 256 620 0606
Calhoun *1David & Lynne Kelton 256 523 4767 cell 256 441 2887
Chambers County Michael Rowell 334 707 0310
Cherokee *1David & Lynne Kelton 256 523 4767 cell 256 441 2887
Chilton County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Choctaw County Morris Knight 334 830 2081
Clarke County Morris Knight 334 830 2081
Coosa County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Cullman County Micah Kralik 256 736 6064  cell 256 620 0606
Cullman County Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Crenshaw Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Dale Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Dallas County Mike Keller Cell 334 312 4344
Dallas County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Decatur Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Dekalb *1David & Lynne Kelton 256 523 4767 cell 256 441 2887
Deposit Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
East Tennessee Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Elkmont Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Elmore County Mike Keller Cell 334 312 4344
Elmore County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Etowah *1David & Lynne Kelton 256 523 4767 cell 256 441 2887
Fayette County Susan OBrien 205 442 3642
Florence Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Franklin County
And North East MS
Ted and Angie LeMay 256 356 8313  Cell 256 810 4495
Gadsden Wil Montgomery 256 442-7515 
Gadsden  *1David & Lynne Kelton 256 523 4767 cell 256 441 2887
Geneva County David Carroll 334 701 9718 cell
Geneva David Carroll 334 701 9718 cell
Grant Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Geneva David Carroll 334 701 9718 cell
Greenbrier area Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Gulf coast area James Burford 251 554 2815
Guntersville Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Gurley area Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Harvest Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Hartselle area Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Hazel Green Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Huntsville Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Huntsville Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Jackson County Frank Rodriquez 205 491 4541 cell 205 616 3604
Jackson County Ray Latham 256 574 5234
Jefferson County Joe Sharrow 205 681 2568
Jefferson County Mike Sykes 205 869 2335
Jefferson County  Terry Grammer 205 283 7777
Jefferson County Micah Kralik 256 736 6064  cell 256 620 0606
Jefferson County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Jefferson County, South Tom Moore 205 426 5862
Lauderdale County Charles Brock 256 431 0058
Lawrence County Micah Kralik 256 736 6064  cell 256 620 0606
Lee County Michael Rowell 334 707 0310
Limestone County Lionel Evans 256 232 9073
Limestone County Charles Brock 256 431 0058
Lowndes County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
New Hope  Chris Cambron 256 723 2608 cell 256 509 6015
Macon County Mike Keller Cell 334 312 4344
Madison City Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Madison County Wil Montgomery 256 442-7515 
Madison County Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Madison County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Marengo County Morris Knight 334 830 2081
Marshall County *1David & Lynne Kelton 256 523 4767 cell 256 441 2887
Marshall County Chris Cambron 256 723 2608 cell 256 509 6015
Maysville Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Meridianville Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Mobile area James Burford 251 554 2815
Mobile County Travis Long 251 802 9233
Monroe County Morris Knight 334 830 2081
Montgomery County Mike Keller Cell 334 312 4344
Montgomery County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Morgan County Charles Brock 256 431 0058
Morgan County Micah Kralik 256 736 6064  cell 256 620 0606
New Hope Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
New Market Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Paint Rock Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Perry Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Sampson David Carroll 334 701 9718 cell
Scottsboro  Ray Latham 256 574 5234
Scottsboro Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Semmes Travis Long 251 802 9233
Shelby County John Strozier 205 733 8676
Shelby County Woody Strozier 205 822 1854
Shelby County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Shelby County, North Tom Moore 205 426 5862
Slocomb David Carroll 334 701 9718 cell
Southside Wil Montgomery 256 442 7515 
St Clair *1David & Lynne Kelton 256 523 4767 cell 256 441 2887
Three Rivers Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Toney Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Tuscaloosa County  Terry Grammer 205 283 7777
Tuscaloosa County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Tuskegee area Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Walker County Micah Kralik 256 736 6064  cell 256 620 0606
Walker County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Washington County Morris Knight 334 830 2081
Wilcox County Morris Knight 334 830 2081
Wilcox County Donald E Short 205 757 2305
Winston County Micah Kralik 256 736 6064  cell 256 620 0606
Winchester TN Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
Woodville Randy Hodge 256 683 3693 or 256 682 0152
     
     
     
     
   

* Indicates "Carpenter by trade"

*1 Indicates Bucket Truck equipped, fuel charge may apply.

*2 Indicates, carpenter by trade, located in Atlanta but does work in Birmingham, Montgomery and other parts of Alabama.   See our WebPages at: southeastbeeremoval.com

*3 Short Stems Wildlife Solutions  - Professional animal removal service, specializing in honeybee removals (also an Alabama Certified Master Beekeeper). See our Face Book page

 Created 5/19/11 brf last updated 6/27/14 brf