Our Company

Marshal Adkison

About Us

Who We Are?


Towing Jacksonville motorist needs since 1998. We provide fast reliable response times. The 11 time national award winning team at Adkison Towing Company services the Southside, Beaches, Arlington, Westside, Northside, Orange Park, Mandarin  and northern St. Johns County. Car towing, truck towing, and even boat and trailer towing are services we specialize.  Our fleet of flatbed tow trucks, wheel lift trucks (quick pick) and heavy wreckers are all professionally maintained and inspected daily. The 24 hour dispatch center is always available to take your call. Towing Jacksonville motorist with clean modern trucks. All Adkison Towing drivers go through an intense training and background check, and have been approved for law enforcement towing. We pride ourselves on clean, courteous drivers who conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times. We are proud to be a drug-free and safe workplace.

Our Staff

Donald L. Adkison - President and Founder

Donald L. Adkison has lived in Jacksonville Florida for over 45 years. He is a Retired Army Colonel. He served over 33 years. He held many positions throughout his military career from Platoon leader to Group Commander. He was also the State Aviation Office for Florida. His emphasis has always been on safety and family, which he still carries on to this day. Mr. Adkison and Mr Gaylord of Southern Wrecker teamed up in 2006 to form the FIRST COAST ROAD RANGERS. This is just some of the many achievements he has to his name.

Donald "Marshall" Adkison - CEO

Donald "Marshall" Adkison has lived in Jacksonville Florida for over 45 Years. He went to Lone Star Elementary and Graduated from Sandalwood High School. He is a retired Army Major. He Joined the Army in 1982 and finished up his 28 year career as a Commander of the Transportation Terminal Battalion. While in the Army Major Adkison went through many Army schools some of these included Flight school, Advance Aviation Officers Course, AH-64 Attack Helicopter Course, Command and Staff College, Transportation Officer Course, and he also served in Operation Desert Storm and Iraq Freedom. A proven Combat Officer. He continues to set the standard. He was the original author of the City of Jacksonville's ordinance for private property towing (Tow-a-ways).

Darrel Stalnaker - General Manager

Originally from Norfolk Virginia, moved to Jacksonville with 10 years of towing experience and is the general manager at Adkison towing.


Bruce Hall - Sales and Marketing Director

50 Years in Jacksonville Fl., attended Cedar Hill Baptist Christian School, NB Forrest High School and WSC (Commercial Art). Graphic Arts at FJC. 22 years in the printing and graphics business. Helped create a non profit organization 501 c3 called "First Coast Offshore Rodeo" a offshore fishing tournament From 2008/2010 raising funds for Dreams Come True and National Collorectal Cancer Research Alliance. In 2008 became a marketing and sales director in the towing industry.  Establishing and expanding his relationships within the multi housing industry and abroad. His dedication to his clients needs, his knowledge of private property towing , and his creative approach to marketing are key assets to our company.


Kaye K. Perry - Office Manager

Kaye has lived in Jacksonville Florida for over 43 years. She is a graduate of Fletcher High school. She was a service writer in many local dealerships and for a period of time she was a shop foreman. She has been a towing dispatcher for over 20 years. Her vast knowledge of the city, dealerships, motor clubs have made Adkison's Towing dispatch center above all others. MS Perry has trained over 20 dispatchers and is responsible for the day to day operations of the dispatch center.

Our Fleet

Our fleet of modern tow trucks are more than capable of handling almost all towing needs anywhere in Jacksonville and local beaches.  We provide towing for many apartments, condominiums, commercial properties, private communities,  HOA’s and shopping centers.  We do whatever is needed to make your property towing needs legal.  Our private property specialists will be more than happy to assist you and your staff to make sure the legal steps are in place before towing begins.  We insist on following all city ordinances and state laws to confidently protect our customers’ reputation as well as our own. 

Flat Bed

Flat Bed

Automobile Recovery and Towing
4x4 Wrecker

4x4 Wrecker

Able to retrieve vehicles from off-road situations


Able to easily remove vehicles from parking lots and tight spaces.
Heavy Duty

Heavy Duty

Semi Trucks, Rvs, and heavy wrecker service available.
Large Fleet

Large Fleet

Our large fleet of recovery vehicles ensures quick response times.