RICHMOND, Va.--Central Fidelity Banks Inc. appointed Lewis N. Miller Jr. chairman of the board and chief executive officer.

Mr. Miller, 50, who was president and co-chief executive officer, has been with the company since 1972. He succeeds Carroll L. Saine, who died last month.

Central Fidelity has $9.6 billion in assets and 230 offices.

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