SSB Top Performer in 2016

Southern States Bank Top Performer in 2016

ANNISTON, AL (April 5, 2017) – Southern States Bank is pleased to be recognized by S & P Global Market Intelligence as one of the industry’s 100 Top Performing Community Banks of 2016 and the only bank in Alabama to be included in this category.  Furthermore, Southern States Bank achieved the top 26% of banks with an ROA of 1.0% or better.

“We are honored that we were recognized as a top performer in 2016,” said Steve Whatley, Chairman, CEO and President of Southern States Bank. “We are very diligent about running a safe, sound financial institution while still providing excellent customer service.”

About Southern States Bank: With $630 million in assets, Southern States Bank has six locations in Alabama and four in Georgia. The Bank is headquartered in Anniston, Alabama with offices in Auburn, Birmingham, Huntsville, Opelika and Sylacauga, AL.  Georgia locations are in Carrollton, two offices in Columbus and an SBA loan office in Atlanta, Georgia. Visit us at or on Facebook at