April 13, 2023
First Community Bank has announced that Garrett Tuggle has been promoted to secondary mortgage originator for the organization’s home lending division. In his new role, Tuggle will guide customers through the mortgage approval process.
"I'm excited to join the outstanding team of mortgage originators at First Community Bank," said Tuggle. "I have always been impressed with their commitment to customer service and their dedication to service. My family and friends are part of this community, just as I am. And I am so thrilled to have the opportunity to care for our communities in this capacity as a secondary mortgage originator."
Tuggle earned his bachelor’s degree in media communications from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Arkansas. With five years of experience in the banking industry, he has previously held positions at First Community Bank as a marketing assistant and merchant services account representative.
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family and his wolf-dogs, and working on his farm. He and his wife, Kristen, have a daughter, Lenna.
"We are very excited to bring Garrett Tuggle over to secondary mortgage," said Amy Tuggle, senior vice president, secondary mortgage production manager for First Community Bank's home lending division. "Garrett has been a valuable asset to our First Community Bank family, and we know he will continue to be a great addition to our growing mortgage department."
First Community Bank’s main lobby is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays. The drive-thru is open from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays. In addition to the Batesville main location, First Community Bank also has three other Batesville locations: 301 E. Main Street, 3 Eagle Mountain Boulevard, and 1 Allen Chapel Road. First Community Bank offers competitive loan and deposit products and an impressive array of online and electronic banking services. Some of these include mobile banking and deposits, online bill pay, online/mobile account opening and custom eAlerts.