Ragsdale promoted at Reelfoot Bank
The Messenger 06.09.08 Laurie Ragsdale has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer at Reelfoot Bank in Union City. A licensed certified public accountant, Mrs. Ragsdale has been with the bank since February 2000 and prior to that worked at a local CPA firm. She earned a bachelor of science degree in accounting from the University of Tennessee at Martin after graduating from Obion County Central High School in 1993. A native of Obion County, Mrs. Ragsdale is the daughter of Kenneth and Paula Sanders of the Cloverdale area and Tim and Debbi Howell of Medina. She is married to Tab Ragsdale and they are the parents of two sons, 5-year-old Chase and 2-year-old Will. Mrs. Ragsdale is a member of the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants and has served for several years on the Future Business Leaders of America advisory board at Union City High School. She is also actively involved in Hometown Walk of Hope fundraisers through Reelfoot Bank. Reelfoot Bank is a locally-owned community bank that marked its 100th year of service in 2004. The bank’s main office and two branch offices are located in Union City, with other offices also located in Hornbeak, Martin and Fulton.