COLUMBUS, Ga. -- First Commercial Bancshares of Jasper, Ala., will hold a special shareholders meeting Dec. 3 to consider the company's proposed acquisition by Synovus Financial Corp., Synovus announced Monday.

Synovus, based in Columbus, Ga., has $4.2 billion in assets, 26 banks, a brokerage subsidiary, and an 80.8% ownership of Total System Services Inc., a bank credit card processor.

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