Byong "B.C." Choon Lee

December 6, 1936February 23, 2018

B.C. Lee Sr. (Byong Choon Lee Sr.) 85, has gone to be with the Lord on Friday, February 23rd 2018. Mr. Lee came to the United States in 1955 and Graduated from Hannibal-LaGrange University, and attended Baylor University and Graduated with a Bachelors in Political Science. Mr. Lee fell in love with Waco, and stayed here for the rest of his life. He was very religious man, and was a lay-leader in his church, the Korean United Methodist Church in Waco, for many years. He loved the Lord with all his heart and was saved. His Brother started the church many years ago, and he and his wife, Son Hyang Lee, have always been passionate about worshiping, attendance and fellowship in the church. He has owned several businesses in the Waco area over the years, but his Main business, and passion, was Lee's Drive in, in East Waco. You would often find him, almost daily, laughing with friends and family, and still checking on things and making sure the food quality was always great. He has touched many lives over the years and Waco will feel the loss of this great man. He is survived by, his wife, Son Hyang Lee Kids: B.C. Lee Jr, wife Natalie, Patrick Bum Lee, wife Sun Hee, Barbara Lee-Chapa, Husband Alex III, Robert E. Lee, Alfred Harvey Lee, wife Mitzi.

Grand-kids: Brandon Lee, wife Megan, Miranda Lee, Elizabeth Lee, husband Julian, Tyler Garcia, wife Taylor, Dominic Rosales, Lydia lee, Joshua lee, Joseph lee , wife Monica, Anthony Lee, Austin Lee, Justin lee, wife Christina, Jacquelyn Kyei, husband Kory, Chelsea Martinez, husband Daniel, Alex Chapa IV, Robert Lee Jr., Dylan Lee, Kyle Lee.

Great-Grand kids: Ava Ray, Isabella lee, Anthony Lee, Aaric Lee,Hunter Lee, Nathan Lee, Joseph lee jr, Sophia Martinez, Marianna Kyei. and numerous other friends, and family.

Please join the family for a celebration of B.C. Lee’s life. The viewing is at 3pm, Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at Connally-Compton Funeral home. The funeral will be held at 10am Monday, February 26th, at the Korean United Methodist Church (KUMC) in Waco, 3600 Memorial Drive, Waco, TX 76711.


  • Visitation Sunday, February 25, 2018
  • Celebration of B.C. Lee’s Life Monday, February 26, 2018

Byong "B.C." Choon Lee

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Ed & Mary Marcotte

February 26, 2018

Mary and I are very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers.