Converse, Ind., June 21, 2016 -- First Farmers Financial Corp. (OTCQX Banks; FFMR), the parent company of First Farmers Bank & Trust Co., announced that on June 14, 2016 the Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend for the second quarter of 2016 of $0.32 per share, payable on July FFFCLogo-01bigger-0115, 2016 to shareholders of record as of June 30, 2016. This quarterly dividend represents a 10.3% increase over the quarterly dividend declared in June 2015.

First Farmers Financial Corp is a $1.49 billion financial holding company headquartered in Converse, Indiana. First Farmers Bank & Trust has 30 offices throughout Carroll, Cass, Clay, Grant, Hamilton, Howard, Huntington, Madison, Marshall, Miami, Johnson, Starke, Sullivan, Tipton, Vermillion, Vigo and Wabash counties in Indiana and 7 offices in Coles, Edgar and Vermilion counties in Illinois.