Tri-State Bank of Memphis was founded in 1946 by the late Dr. J. E. Walker, and his son, the late A. Maceo Walker. They dreamed of a bank, which would constructively change community conditions. Tri-State Bank of Memphis has been serving the financial needs of individuals, small businesses and non-profit organizations in the Memphis region for 70+ years. The mission of Tri-State Bank is “To provide the communities we serve with financial solutions that transform them for the better”. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.