CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO
SECTION 906 OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002
In connection with the Annual Report of MidSouth Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) on Form 10-K for the period ending December 31, 2016 (the “Report”), I, C.R. Cloutier, Chief Executive Officer of the Company, certify that:
The Report fully complies with the requirements of section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934; and
The information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Company.
March 16, 2017
/s/ C. R. Cloutier
Chief Executive Officer