do not buy the philosophy emerging with the mega-banks
that community banks are going to become extinct."
George Brawley, President
is a Mooresville native who graduated from the
local high school and went on to graduate from
Appalachian State Teachers College. He
joined the institution in 1957 as a Teller and
held several other positions within the Savings
and Loan before becoming President in 1969.
his way up helped him understand how to help
people, according to Brawley. "I'm
not known as Mr. Anybody, I'm known as George.
This is the personal service that people want.
People can say, 'I had a problem, and the Bank
President took care of it for me'. That's
something large banks just don't offer."
in 1937 and operated as a Federally Charted
Savings and Loan Association. In 1994
we changed charters to a State Chartered Savings
Bank. In 1997 we went public with Coddle
Creek Financial Company as our Holding Company.