Insider filing report for Changes in Beneficial Ownership
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FORM 4
Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP
Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Elmore Samuel L
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
FIRST COMMUNITY BANCSHARES INC /NV/ [ FCBC]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X __ Director _____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
P. O. BOX 989
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YY)
01/08/2018
(Street)
BLUEFIELD, VA24605
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YY)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
__ X __ Form filed by One Reporting Person
_____ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YY) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 3. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
COMMON STOCK 01/08/2018 A 36 A $ 0 5,131 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YY) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 4. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4, and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(MM/DD/YY)
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 4)
10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
STOCK OPTION $ 13.94 12/31/2001( 1 ) ( 2 ) COMMON STOCK 433 433 D
STOCK OPTION $ 24.65 12/31/2002( 1 ) ( 2 ) COMMON STOCK 865 865 D
STOCK OPTION $ 29.15 12/31/2003( 1 ) ( 2 ) COMMON STOCK 1,297 1,297 D
STOCK OPTION $ 12.07 12/19/2011 12/19/2021 COMMON STOCK 4,907 4,907 D
Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Elmore Samuel L
P. O. BOX 989
BLUEFIELD, VA24605
X
Signatures
Samuel L. Elmore by: Sarah W. Harmon (His Attorney-in-Fact) 01/09/2018
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Explanation of Responses:
( 1 )Stock options vest and become exercisable in seven equal annual installments beginning with the date listed.
( 2 )Stock options are exercisable until 5 years after retirement at or after age 62, disability or death. If employment is terminated other than by retirement at or after 62, disability or death vested options must be exercised within 90 days after the effective date of termination. Any option not exercised within such period shall be deemed cancelled.

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