J.C. Cheek, a Native American, had a dream when he forged his entry into the business community in 1948. His dream was to build a successful business by meeting the challenges while being the best at what the company did.

Today, J.C. Cheek contractors, Inc. is a second-generation Native American firm with an enviable ledger of completed projects and strong financial stability. The company remains an industry leader in its original services of sodding and erosion control; however, it now offers specialized services in asphalt milling, striping, edge drain, debris grinding, debris removal, clearing, landscaping and site grading.

With a 100% project completion record the company’s accomplishments list the Mississippi/Alabama grassing project on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway and the Ft. Drum Military Base in New York state; thus, having completed subcontracts on the largest civil and military projects for the U.S. Corps of Engineers since WWII.

J.C. Cheek Contractors, Inc. is a Kosciusko, Mississippi headquartered DBE company with division offices in Batesville, Mississippi, Huntsville, Alabama., and New Orleans, Louisiana. J.C. Cheek Contractors, Inc. is Hub-Zone Certified company with extensive construction experience combined with financial strength, modern equipment, and skilled manpower for timely project completion.

Project Experience in:
Asphalt Milling
Clearing and Grubbing
Coastal Restoration
Debris Grinding
Debris Removal
Edge Drain Construction
Erosion Control
Fence Construction
Geomembrane Liner Installation
Highway Traffic Striping
Hydro-Seeding
Seeding
Sod Production
High Friction Surface Treatment
Endurablend Polymer Overlay

Project Experience for:
United States Army Corp of Engineers
United States Department of the Interior
United States Department of the Air Force
United States Department of the Navy
Mississippi Department of Transportation
Alabama Department of Transportation
Tennessee Department of Transportation
Louisiana Department of Transportation
Arkansas Department of Transportation
Georgia Department of Transportation
Oklahoma Department of Transportation
Texas Department of Transportation
City of Jackson, MS
City of Memphis, TN
City of Huntsville, AL
City of Mobile, AL
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources

Project Experience with over 1000 general contractors, including:
APAC
Austin Bridge & Road, L.P.
Black & Veatch Corporation
Boh Bros. Construction Co., LLC.
Chancellor & Sons, Inc.
Dement Construction Company, LLC.
Eutaw Construction Company, LLC.
Granite Construction Company
Hardaway Construction Corp.
Hill Brothers Const. & Eng. Co., Inc.
I.T. Corp.
Lehman-Roberts Company
Luhr Brothers, Inc.
Peter Kiewit Sons, Inc.
Racon, Inc.
Reliant Energy
Shelby Contracting Company, Inc.
Southwind Construction Company
T.L. Wallace Construction, Inc.
W.G. Yates & Sons Construction Company
W.S. Newell, Inc.