Whitewright Team-Here to serve you!

Welcome To Legend Bank. We are very excited to welcome you to our family as a new customer! We hope you’ll find that Legend Bank is a different kind of banking partner and we hope you’ll enjoy banking with us.  

The Bankers You Know and Trust are Here to Serve You!

Whitewright bankers
Pictured left to right: Shelley Williams, Teller; Kelli Luster, Personal Banker; Brandon Grooms President/Lender; Betty Burks, Bank Manager; Gina Layman, Lead Teller and Mariette Lake, Teller

We'd also like to welcome Melinda Turk as the new loan assistant for the Whitewright branch. Melinda is from Fannin County and has a strong background in banking. She brings even more experience to this great team in Whitewright to help you handle all of your financial needs.

Helpful Links

This page is your one-stop resource for everything you need to know about the transition to Legend Bank. We've included Helpful Links below so you can easily access the information you need.
About Us
Our 129 year history is a wonderful past ingrained in the philosophy that service to others is a privilege. 
  • We have a 129 year history of serving customers with the utmost integrity, care and concern.
  • We were founded to serve local communities and small businesses.
  • We are one of the largest Ag lenders in North Texas.
  • It’s Our Privilege to Serve Others
  • Our team of just over 160 employees considers it a privilege to serve each and every customer, whether internal or external.
  • Our decisions are made locally by board members and executives that live in the communities we serve. We are invested in our communities and want to see them grow and prosper.
Banking Solutions to Meet Your Needs
We offer so many added benefits to make banking more convenient and rewarding, just for you!
We look forward to serving you with a variety of banking solutions to meet your banking needs! 

Our Locations

Legend Bank’s locations now cover eight counties in North Texas. Our long-term goal is to continue our legacy so that we can serve the next generation of customers, shareholders and employees. We are inspired by our 129 year history and look forward to serving you and yours in the future.
Map of branch locations

Important Information About Your Account Conversion 

On Monday, July 29, 2019 your account(s) transitioned to the Legend Bank system.
  • Your account number remained the same with Legend Bank as it was with Independent Bank
  • We carefully reviewed your current account(s) and we transitioned you to a Legend Bank account with similar benefits and features.
Free Debit Card Rewards - Soon you will earn reward points for all your debit card purchases with your new Legend Bank card! Look for more information in your mailbox early this fall. We can't wait to tell you more about this program.
  • As of November 1, 2019, your Independent Bank checks, ACH items and debit card auto payments are automatically returned by Independent Bank for Whitewright customers. Unfortunately, we have no record of these items.
  • Please securely destroy any remaining Independent Bank checks, deposit slips or other items as they are no longer valid as of November 1, 2019. 
  • Your account number did not change as a part of the transition to Legend Bank.
  • Please make sure you have updated the routing number on any automatic items you have established on your account. Your account number did not change with the transition to Legend Bank; however, the routing number needs to be updated to Legend Bank’s routing number, which is 111903290.
  • As of November 1, 2019 any items presented to Independent Bank on Whitewright Mastercard debit card numbers are being automatically returned by Independent Bank. Please make sure you are using your Legend Bank debit card. 
  • We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. Please contact us at 800-873-5604 so that we can assist you through this transition. 

Letter and Account Conversion Guide

On June 28, 2019 we mailed your account transition information along with your account conversion guide. In this letter you received information to make the transition to your new Legend Bank account as easy as possible. 
We are happy to share with you that your account number remained the same with Legend Bank as it was with Independent Bank, unless you received notification that your number changed. 
We carefully reviewed your current account(s) and transitioned you to a Legend Bank account with similar benefits and features. Please review the Account Conversion Guide links for your new Legend Bank accounts. 

It's Our Privilege To Serve You

We look forward to telling you more about Legend Bank’s products and services soon. You’ll have access to so many new services that will make banking much easier and more convenient.


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