The Newnan Times-Herald


​ Louie Bee Estep

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Dec. 21, 2017 - 5:18 PM

Louie B. Estep, Jr., 78, passed away Thursday, December 21, 2017 surrounded by family.

Louie was a loved husband, father and friend. He was born in Sargent, Ga. on February 28, 1939.

Louie is preceded in death by his parents, Louie (Bee) Sr. and Josie Brownie Estep as well as his sister, Vivian Miller.

He is survived by his wife, Joyce Estep; son, Jeff Estep and his wife Marie; daughter Rebecca (Becky) Estep; daughter, Lisa Jackson and her husband Todd; son, Steve Estep and his wife Pattie. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Krista Arrington, Heather Estep, Tyler Estep, Amanda Estep and Kaitlyn Estep; and great-grandson, Kyle Arrington; as well as three siblings, Grace Smith, Katherine Burnham and David Estep; and many nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Louie was retired from Georgia Power Plant Yates. He was also a member of the church family at Sargent Baptist Church and was a member of several senior travel groups.

Condolences can be expressed online at

Funeral arrangements are by McKoon Funeral Home at 38 Jackson Street where the family will receive friends Friday evening between 6-8 p.m. The funeral will be held Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Sargent Baptist Church, 467 Sargent Main St., Newnan, Ga. with Rev. Brian Self officiating. Mr. Estep will lie in state at the church beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Sargent Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 189, Sargent, GA 30275.

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory (770) 253-4580