Abbeville First Supports LRRTC

Abbeville First Bank is happy to be able to support The Lake Russell Recreation and Tourism Coalition. We honor their ongoing efforts to promote activities and interest in the Calhoun Falls area and celebrate beautiful outdoor spaces of Abbeville County. Recently Bennis Burden and Debbie Tedder presented a donation of $2,000 to Linda Quade, Bebe Wesson, and Mindy Rogers of the LRRTC on behalf of Abbeville First and our Board of Directors.

First Fridays – Abbeville

Come out and support our local businesses and economy on the First Fridays of each month, April through August.

The Downtown Abbeville Merchants Association invites you to come visit our historic square and enjoy an after hours shopping event! Each shop celebrates in their own unique way. Look for updates, and invite your friends!

See the Facebook Event

Abbeville First Supports Due West Robotics

Abbeville First Bank is happy to be able to support The Due West Robotics Club and their ongoing efforts to provide educational opportunities to the young people of Abbeville County. Recently Kristi Smith presented a donation of $1,000 to the members of the Electron Interference Team on behalf of Abbeville First and our Board of Directors.


Federal Government Shutdown 2018-19

The Federal Government shutdown has extended to 30 days and we at Abbeville First Bank understand the hardship this has created for many Federal employees. If you are Federal employee with a loan at AFB and you’re unable to make your payments due to furlough, contact our loan department. We will work with you to extend your payments until this political standoff is resolved.

Martin Lunther King Jr. Day 2019

Closed Monday, January 21

Abbeville First Bank will be closed in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.


“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”  MLK Jr.

Happy New Year!

We hope you all have a very Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas from AFB!

Vickie Ferguson Promoted to Customer Service Representative

We are happy to announce that Vickie Ferguson has been promoted from Teller to CSR. Vickie started training in early June and officially took over the position on June 22nd.

Vickie has had several stints working at Abbeville First over her 24 years in the banking industry and returned here about two years ago. When Vickie is not at work she and her husband Johnny enjoy camping at the lake or beach.

Please join us in congratulating Vickie for her promotion.

Announcing Extended Hours in Calhoun Falls

We are happy to announce that the lobby of the Calhoun Falls Office of AFB will be open on Thursday and Friday afternoons from 3:00 – 5:00. The new hours begin on May 1, 2017. We hope that by extending the lobby hours we will be able to better serve the Calhoun Falls community.

New Calhoun Falls Office Hours

Lobby Hours

  • Monday through Friday 9:00 – 1:00
  • Thursday and Friday 3:00 – 5:00

Drive-Thru Hours

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 8:30 – 5:00
  • Wednesday 8:30 – 1:00

Wilson joins Abbeville First Bank board of directors

Pat Hodge, Board Chairman of Abbeville First Bank, is pleased to announce that Jeff Wilson has joined the Board of Directors.  Jeff has spent his entire career in the telecommunications industry.  He took over as the General Manager / CEO of West Carolina Rural Telephone Cooperative in 2014.  He and his wife, Sandy, live in Abbeville.  Hodge said, “Jeff will be a tremendous asset to the Bank.  The growth he has brought to the companies he has lead is in line with the strategic plans of Abbeville First.  As the Bank moves forward Jeff will provide a fresh perspective.”  Hodge continued, “the fact that Jeff comes from a highly regulated industry will be an added plus to the Bank.” In addition to his position with West Carolina, Jeff also serves on several regional and national telecommunications boards.