Citizens Bank of Cumberland County is a locally owned and operated bank founded in 2000 in Burkesville Kentucky. The first directors of the bank were: Joe David Brown, James Long, Todd Morgan, Richard Neikirk, Dr. Samuel Rice, Carol Ann Sells and David Spears. The founders converted a gas station/car wash located at 209 Keen Street into a beautifully functional bank facility. Our bank is located near the picturesque Cumberland River.
Citizens Bank provides a comprehensive range of financial services with a family atmosphere. The founders were aware of the need for a locally owned hometown bank to serve the needs of the small rural town of Burkesville, Kentucky. This vision came true and the citizens of Cumberland County continue to realize the benefits of hometown banking. Our bank is extremely proud to be locally owned and operated and our goal continues to be to serve the community and offer banking services which fit the needs of Cumberland County.
As of 2018, we have helped thousands of people purchase or construct new homes, purchase new cars and have contributed over $200,000.00 to worthy community charities and events. Our employees have devoted countless hours to help with school, civic and sports activities. Citizens Bank continues to offer traditional hometown services while also providing the most advanced technological products and services to our customers. The bank’s current executive officers are : Joe David Brown, Chairman, Carol Ann Sells, President, David Spears, Sr. V.P., The bank’s current directors are: Joe David Brown, Catherine Capps, Todd Morgan, Dr. Samuel Rice, Carol Ann Sells, David Spears and James Long, Director Emeritus.