Douglas Paul “Doug” Lee, age 51, died Monday at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia. A native of Gardena, CA, he was the son of the late Clarke David and Patricia Ruth Cummings Lee. Doug served his country in the United States Army, being stationed in South Korea in the late 1970s. He was a cook in the Army and continued to be after his service. He is survived by his girlfriend: Susan of Columbia; a brother: Dennis Lee of Nampa, ID; and a sister: Vicki Tait of Elyria, OH. The family will celebrate Doug’s life with private services.