FOUR OAKS FINCORP, INC. (OTCMKTS:FOFN) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition

FOUR OAKS FINCORP, INC. (OTCMKTS:FOFN) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition
Item 2.02Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

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On July 27, 2017, Four Oaks Fincorp, Inc. (OTCQX: FOFN) (the "Company”) issued a press release announcing the results for the second quarter and six months ended June30, 2017. The full text of the press release is set forth in Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.

Additional Information and Where to Find It

This communication is being made in respect of the merger involving the Company and United Community Banks, Inc. (“United”). Investors and security holders are urged to carefully review and consider each of United’s and Four Oak’s public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), including but not limited to their Annual Reports on Form 10-K, their proxy statements, their Current Reports on Form 8-K and their Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. The documents filed by United with the SEC may be obtained free of charge at United’s website at http://www.ucbi.com or at the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov. These documents may also be obtained free of charge from United by requesting them in writing to Investor Relations, United Community Banks, Inc., 125 Highway 515 East, Blairsville, Georgia 30514-0398, or by telephone to Investor Relations at (706) 781-2265. The documents filed by the Company with the SEC may be obtained free of charge at the Company’s website at https://www.fouroaksbank.com, or at the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov. These documents may also be obtained free of charge from the Company by requesting them in writing to Four Oaks Fincorp, Inc., 6114 US Hwy 301 S, PO Box 309, Four Oaks, NC 27524 Attn: Corporate Secretary, or by telephone to the Corporate Secretary at (919) 963-2177.

United plans to file a registration statement on Form S-4 with the SEC to register the shares of United’s common stock that will be issued to the Company’ shareholders in connection with the proposed merger. The registration statement will include a joint proxy statement of the Company and prospectus of United and other relevant materials in connection with the proposed merger. INVESTORS AND SECURITY HOLDERS ARE URGED TO READ THE REGISTRATION STATEMENT AND JOINT PROXY/PROSPECTUS WHEN IT BECOMES AVAILABLE AND ANY OTHER DOCUMENTS FILED WITH THE SEC IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROPOSED MERGER OR INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE INTO THE REGISTRATION STATEMENT OR JOINT PROXY/PROSPECTUS BECAUSE SUCH DOCUMENTS WILL CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE PROPOSED MERGER. A definitive joint proxy statement/prospectus will be sent to the shareholders of the Company seeking the required shareholder approval. Investors and security holders will be able to obtain the registration statement and the joint proxy statement/prospectus free of charge from the SEC’s website or from United or the Company as described above.

This communication shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities, nor shall there be any sale of securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such jurisdiction.

Participants in the Merger Solicitation

United, the Company, and certain of their respective directors and executive officers may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from the Company's shareholders in connection with the proposed merger. Information regarding the directors and executive officers of United and their ownership of United common stock is set forth in its 2016 Annual Report on Form 10-K, definitive proxy statement for United’s 2017 annual meeting of shareholders, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 24, 2017, and other documents subsequently filed by United with the SEC. Information regarding the directors and executive officers of the Company and their ownership of the Company’s common stock is set forth in its definitive proxy statement for the Company’s 2017 annual meeting of shareholders, filed on April 17, 2017, and other documents subsequently filed by the Company with the SEC. Such information will also be included in the registration statement and joint proxy statement/prospectus for the Company’s special meeting of shareholders, which will be filed by United with the SEC. Additional information regarding the interests of such participants will be included in the registration statement and joint proxy statement/prospectus and other relevant documents regarding the proposed merger filed with the SEC when they become available. Free copies of these documents may be obtained as described above.

to General Instruction B.2 of Current Report on Form 8-K, the information in this Item 2.02, including the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1, is furnished and shall not be deemed to be "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liability of that section. Furthermore, the information in this Item 2.02, including the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into the filings of the registrant under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.

Item 8.01Other Events.

On July 27, 2017, the Company issued a press release announcing a cash dividend of $0.02 per share payable on or after August 24, 2017, to shareholders of record on August 10, 2017. The full text of the press release is set forth in Exhibit 99.2 hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.

Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(c)Exhibits.

ExhibitNo.

Description

99.1

Press Release issued on July 27, 2017

99.2

Press Release issued on July 27, 2017


FOUR OAKS FINCORP INC Exhibit
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About FOUR OAKS FINCORP, INC. (OTCMKTS:FOFN)

Four Oaks Fincorp, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company’s primary function is to serve as the holding company for its subsidiaries, Four Oaks Bank & Trust Company, Inc. (the Bank) and Four Oaks Mortgage Services, L.L.C. The Bank operates over 16 offices in eastern and central North Carolina. In addition, the Company has an interest in Four Oaks Statutory Trust I. The Bank is a community-focused bank engaged in commercial banking business. The Bank provides a range of banking services, including deposit accounts, loan products, wealth management, bank access services and merchant services. The Bank offers deposit accounts, such as checking, savings, free checking and savings program, certificates of deposit (CD), e-statements and mobile check capture. It offers wealth management products, such as financial planning services, wealth management services, life insurance, long-term care and annuities. It offers Internet banking, telephone banking and mobile banking.

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