FIRST COMMUNITY BANCSHARES, INC.
The name of this corporation is First Community Bancshares, Inc.
SECOND: The registered agent for the corporation is CSC Services of Nevada, Inc., whose street address and
mailing address are 502 East John Street, Carson City, NV 89706.
THIRD: The purpose or purposes for which this corporation is organized are as follows:
To own, buy, acquire, sell, exchange, assign, lease and deal in and with real and personal property
and any interest or right therein;
To own, buy, acquire, sell, exchange, assign, pledge and deal with voting stock, non-voting stock
notes, bonds, evidences of indebtedness and rights and options in and to other corporate and non-
corporate entities, and to pay therefor in whole or in part in cash or by exchanging therefor stocks,
bonds, or other evidences of indebtedness or securities of this or any other corporation, and while the
owner or holder of any such stocks, bonds, debentures, notes, evidences of indebtedness or other
securities, contracts, or obligations, to receive, collect, and dispose of the interest, dividends and
income arising from such property, and to possess and exercise in respect thereof, all the rights,
powers and privileges of ownership, including all voting powers on any stocks so owned.
To borrow money without limit as to amount; and
To engage in any lawful act or activity for which corporations may be organized under the laws of the
State of Nevada.
FOURTH: The total number of shares of stock which the corporation shall have authority to issue is Ten Million
(10,000,000) shares of Common Stock, all of a par value of One Dollar ($1.00) each, and One
Million (1,000,000) shares of preferred stock, whose par or face value, voting powers, designations,
preferences, interest rate, limitations, restrictions and relative rights shall be determined from time to
time by resolution of the Board of Directors of the corporatio