At their regular quarterly meeting on April 25, 2001, the Board of Directors of BancorpSouth, Inc.
BancorpSouth previously reported net earnings of $22.3 million or $0.27 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2001.
BancorpSouth, Inc. is a $9.4 billion asset company which currently operates banking, insurance and financial service offices in Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee, Texas and Louisiana.
SOURCE: BancorpSouth, Inc.
Contact: L. Nash Allen, Jr., 662-680-2330, or Gary C. Bonds,
662-680-2332, both of BancorpSouth, Inc.