BB&T Corp. announced more changes to its senior executive team to coincide with the Jan. 1 retirement of chief executive John Allison.

Chris Henson, currently the chief financial officer, would be promoted to the role of chief operating officer, succeeding Kelly King. In August, Mr. King was named to succeed Mr. Allison.

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