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On December 4, 2009, The Tattnall Bank, Reidsville, GA was
closed by the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
was named Receiver. As, Receiver, the FDIC is charged with winding up the business affairs of the failed financial institution. This includes the disposition of assets and liabilities of the failed financial institution and payment of dividends to approved creditors in order of priority.
The FDIC, as Receiver, has taken all necessary actions to conclude the affairs of the failed financial institution, made all dividend distributions as required by law and the receivership estate is deemed terminated.
The FDIC has issued a press release
the institution's closure. If you represent a media outlet and would
like information about the closure, please contact
Williams-Young at 1-202-898-3876.
All deposit accounts, excluding certain brokered deposits, have been transferred
Heritage Bank of the South (HeritageBank of the South), Albany, GA ("assuming
and will be available immediately. On Saturday,
December 5, 2009,
the former The Tattnall Bank locations will
reopen as branches
HeritageBank of the South.
Your transferred deposits will be separately insured from any accounts
you may already have at HeritageBank of the South for six
months after the failure of The Tattnall Bank. Checks
that were drawn on The Tattnall Bank that did not
clear before the institution closed will be honored as long as there are
sufficient funds in the account. If you have questions about your account(s) transferred to the assuming bank,
you may speak to an FDIC representative by calling 1-800-405-8251.
For general questions about FDIC deposit insurance coverage, please call 1-877-275-3342 or visit EDIE, the FDIC's Electronic Deposit Insurance Estimator.
You may withdraw your funds from any transferred
account without an early withdrawal penalty until you enter into a new deposit
agreement with HeritageBank of the South as long as
the deposits are not pledged as collateral for loans. You may view more
information about HeritageBank of the South by visiting their web site.