In 1918, a group of local businessmen decided to start a new bank in Appomattox, Va. The goal was to provide a wide range of services for the people, businesses and institutions of the area and to do so as a locally owned bank. The Farmers Bank of Appomattox today is one of the only home-owned, independent banks located in the region. The Farmers Bank provides some of the best customer service available with a personal touch to make it the bank s goal to meet the financial needs of its entire community. The bank offers loans made for homes, second homes, rental property and commercial property, as well as loans made for home improvement, home equity or related loans. The Farmers Bank of Appomattox is headquartered in Appomattox.