Bro. Robert Fredrick Boone, the son of Joel Hubert Mayes and the late Patricia Ann Mayes, is a native of Louisville, Kentucky. He is one of eight children, having three sisters and four brothers. He has one adult son Marquise Boone. He is married to Alkeshia Blackmon Boone. They are the proud parents of one son, Noah. Bro. Boone served his country as a member of the Army during the Panama conflict. An entrepreneur, he owns “Designed by Miracles Barbershop” located at 821 E. Broadway, Louisville, Kentucky.
An active and very energetic member of the Broadway Temple African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, Bro. Boone teaches the Adult Sunday School Class, leads the Evangelism ministry, serves as a Class Leader and willing assists wherever needed. He is also the Assistant Director of Evangelism for the Louisville District and is a second year student at Simmons College of Kentucky.
Bro. Boone accepted Christ as Lord and Savior of his life during his teenage years and describes himself as a child of God and one that has been chosen by God. To that end his declaration is “being confident of this very thing, that He which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ.” (Philippians 1:6) Bro. Boone preached his trial sermon on September 29, 2013 and received his initial local preacher’s license in May 2014.