Louis E. "Big Louie-Pop" Best Sr., 62, of Shepherdsville, died on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at Norton Audubon Hospital.
He was a police officer
for the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, a member of FOP Lodge 25, NRA, a 32nd degree Mason, Shriners Shawnee Lodge and the Beargrass Christian Church.
He was preceded in death by his father, Paul Best.
He is survived by his mother, Peggy Keeling-Hanick; children, Louis Best Jr., and Peggy Sue Parker; mother of his children, Nellie Best; and three grandchildren, Zachary Parker, Brittany Parker and Savannah Evans.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 15, at Hardy-Close Funeral Home in Shepherdsville. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. on Tuesday and after 9 a.m. on Wednesday. A Masonic service was held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday.