Posted 5/23/2013 07:23 am
Updated 2 years ago
Glendell Jones Jr. has been named chairman of Southern Bancorp Inc. of Arkadelphia, a $1.1-billion asset community development bank holding company.
He replaces Walter Smiley, who held the post for more than 20 years.
Jones, president of
Earlier this year, Darrin Williams, a state representative and
Jones and Williams were among a group of five new members named to an expanded
For now, Smiley remains a
"We don't have a date on when he is stepping down," said Dominik Mjartan, senior vice president and a spokesman for
Smiley, founder of