LEE COUNTY BANKS MODIFY DAILY OPERATIONS
LOBBIES OPEN BY APPOINTMENT
DRIVE UP, ATM AND NIGHT DROP REMAIN FULLY OPEN
March 19, 2020
Today Farmers and Miners Bank, Lee Bank and Trust Company and Powell Valley National Bank have jointly announced that they will modify their Bank Lobby operations to be on an appointment only basis.
Appointments will be available and be made for loan requests, opening or modifying deposit accounts, gaining access to safe deposit boxes, among other services provided by their Bank.
Normal deposit and withdrawal activity will continue at the Drive Up, Night Drop and ATM facilities of all Bank Offices. In addition, calls will be answered during normal business hours to assist customers.
“In consideration of guidance by Government and Health Officials we have made the joint decision to support the efforts of those dealing with this challenge on a first hand basis” shared Robert Coffey, CEO of Lee Bank & Trust, “by taking basic and prudent actions to lessen risk for everyone”.
“Loan requests and Deposit account opening will continue at all three banks” stated Bill Sage, CEO of Farmers and Miners Bank. “Many of our customers, especially loan customers, are accustomed to calling ahead and letting us know they will be coming by”.
“We ask that all of the good people in Lee County and greater region keep our area and Country in its prayers” shared Leton Harding, CEO of Powell Valley National Bank. “All three of us are proud to play a small part in working to defeat this health Challenge by following suggested business operating guidelines”.
Customers of Farmers and Miners, Lee Bank & Trust Company and Powell Valley National Bank are encouraged to check their respective Bank’s Homepages, other social media or to contact their local offices for more details about the modification of lobby operating procedures.
Appointments for loan, deposit, safe deposit and other services may be made by contacting the office of your local bank.