FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Yates William Rufus

(Last) (First) (Middle)
PO BOX 1250

(Street)
WINSTON-SALEM NC 27102-1250

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
BB&T CORP [ BBT ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Sr. Executive Vice President
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
05/10/2013
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 05/10/2013   S   1,527 D $ 31.2809 53,544.777 D  
Common Stock               16,387.217 (1) I By 401(k)
Common Stock               1,699.818 I By ESOP
Common Stock               13,808 I By Family Trust
Common Stock               8,192 I By Father
Series F Nonconvertible Perpetual Preferred Stock               7,345 I By Father
Common Stock               296 I By Son
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 44.15             02/20/2008 (2) 02/20/2017 Common Stock 11,901   11,901 D  
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 39.73             02/21/2007 (3) 02/21/2016 Common Stock 12,368   12,368 D  
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 30.09             02/21/2013 (4) 02/21/2022 Common Stock 13,953   13,953 D  
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 38.64             02/22/2006 (5) 02/22/2015 Common Stock 10,584   10,584 D  
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 27.73             02/22/2012 (6) 02/22/2021 Common Stock 11,159   11,159 D  
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 27.75             02/23/2011 (7) 02/23/2020 Common Stock 14,608   14,608 D  
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 36.68             02/24/2005 (8) 02/24/2014 Common Stock 7,418   7,418 D  
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 16.88             02/24/2010 (9) 02/24/2019 Common Stock 2,753   2,753 D  
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 34.29             02/26/2009 (10) 02/26/2018 Common Stock 16,019   16,019 D  
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 30.08             02/26/2014 (11) 02/26/2023 Common Stock 14,562   14,562 D  
Explanation of Responses:
1. Includes 734.952 shares acquired between January 1, 2013 and March 31, 2013, under the Issuer's 401(k) Plan. The information in this report is based on plan statements dated January 1, 2013 through March 31, 2013.
2. The option is exercisable in five equal annual installments beginning on 2/20/2008.
3. The option is exercisable in five equal annual installments beginning on 2/21/2007.
4. The option is exercisable in four equal annual installments beginning on 02/21/2013.
5. The option is exercisable in five equal annual installments beginning on 02/22/2006.
6. The option is exercisable in four equal annual installments beginning on 2/22/2012.
7. The option is exercisable in four equal annual installments beginning on 02/23/2011.
8. The option is exercisable in five equal annual installments beginning on 2/24/2005.
9. The option is exercisable in five equal annual installments beginning on 02/24/2010.
10. The option is exercisable in five equal annual installments beginning on 2/26/2009.
11. The option is exercisable in three equal annual installments beginning on 02/26/2014.
Carla Brenwald, Attorney-in-fact 05/14/2013
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