About Us

   Blue Ridge Bank located in Oconee County was chartered in the state of South Carolina on June 15, 1957 and opened for business on June 17th in the building at 112 E. Main Street. Click on the locations section above to view the bank's current offices. Today the bank is consistently recognized by all major bank-rating agencies as one of the strongest banks in America. Since its first day of business the bank's primary purpose has been to provide Walhalla and the surrounding areas of Oconee County the best in community banking services.

   It has always been our policy at Blue Ridge Bank to put the needs of our customers first. Therefore, as we have grown over the years our services have grown accordingly to meet our customer's needs.

   If you are not a customer at this time we invite you to come into one of our offices for information and to meet our friendly personnel, or continue viewing our web page for our services. If you are a customer we want you to know that we value your trust and appreciate the opportunity you have given us to serve your banking needs.


Directors, Officers, and Employees


Thomas C. Alexander
(Vice Chairman)
Owner of Office Supply Stores

Glenn D. Buddin, Jr.
CEO & CFO of Blue Ridge Bank

JoAnn A. Bryson
President of Blue Ridge Bank

J. Daniel Edwards
Sales Manager of Edwards Auto Sales, Inc.

Wayne A. Smalley
Sales Specialist at Lowes
Thomas V. Moxley
President of TVM Excavating Inc.

*Jesse C. Neville (Chairman)

Financial Information

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Blue Ridge Bank is a member of the FDIC, which insures deposits up to $250,000 under the FDIC's general deposit insurance rules.