Lee Parker graduated from Hunter Huss High School in 1988 and with wife Missy have 4 children that are very active in Promised Land Baptist Church. Lee has been employed for 18 years with Coca-Cola Consolidated in Charlotte, NC.
Lee boxed for six years as an amateur and compiled a record of 149-11 with six state titles, four regional titles and one national championship in 1985.
Lee began under coach, Sergeant Dean Huffstetler of Gastonia Police Department and Freddie Crawford who took him to the state championships and two regional championships. Lee trained in Lincolnton with Chick McCurry, Billy Bridges and Walt Melius when he won the national title in 1985.