The Board of Directors of FNB Bank recognized and honored Mr. George J. Covington, Jr. for his years of invaluable service to the bank. Mr. Covington has served FNB as a Director and Director Emeritus for over 16 years while demonstrating and sharing his business acumen thereon.
“Mr. Covington’s years of professional service, loyalty and leadership, have made a significant and lasting contribution to the growth, stability and success of FNB and also to the benefit of the customers” stated Marty Nichols, FNB President & CEO. “The city of Mayfield and FNB Bank have been made better by his commitment to both. His knowledge and dedicated leadership in the conduct of the affairs of the Bank will be missed by his fellow Directors and the employees of the Bank.”
Mr. Covington has been a resident of Graves County, Kentucky, and has throughout his career developed and maintained a reputation as an exceptional businessman and agent through his over 43 years of service to Mayfield Insurance Agents and Peel and Holland. In addition, Mr. Covington served on the City of Mayfield as City Council for two terms and as a member of the Board of Trustees for the Kentucky State Employees Retirement system for seven years and as Director of First Federal Savings and Loan for 30 years.
FNB Bank, founded in 1875, is one of the oldest banks in the state of Kentucky and ranks among the highest in the nation in the area of safety and soundness. The bank currently has eight locations: Mayfield Main, Mayfield Southside, Wingo, Lone Oak, Paducah, Murray, Cadiz Main, and Cadiz West. FNB is member FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.