Sharon Barnes Recognized for Service on Board

Press Release Date: May 14, 2021

Bellevue, OH –  At the shareholders meeting on April 28, Sharon Barnes was recognized for her 12 years of dedicated service as a board member of First Bancshares and First National Bank.  When Sharon joined the board in November 2008, the bank had total assets of almost 105mm, operating five full-service offices through our market area.  Now, as she retires, the company has grown to total assets in excess of $283mm, operating out of three additional full-service locations. During her time on the board, Sharon has been a good faithful director with continued focus on stability, profitability, and growth of the company.  Her knowledge and understanding of the communities First Bancshares and First National Bank serve have been a great asset to the board. Sharon and her husband, Robert, reside in Huron along with their children continue to own and operate Barnes Nursery and Landscaping. Thank you Sharon!