Brotherhood Of No Excuses Motorcycle Ministry

The BONE Motorcycle Ministry is an official, 501(c)(3), non-profit corporation. We work to provide charitable aid and promote a biblical brotherhood. We're dedicated to service, committed to accountability, and devoted to outreach. For questions regarding our nonprofit status, please contact admin@boneministry.com.

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ORIGINAL CHAPTER OFFICERS

ELLIS COUNTY, TEXAS

Jim "Rooster" Barnes

President

Jim Barnes, also known as Rooster, has been a BONE member since 2011. Jim is the founder of the BONE Motorcycle Ministry. Jim currently serves as the Original Chapter President, a position he has held since 2011. Jim works as a developer for AT&T and is married to Paula. They have two children together, Hannah and Jonathan, who is also a member of BONE. Jim rides a 2020 Harley Davidson Road Glide.

Email: rooster@boneministry.com

Joe "Pops" Douglas

Vice President

Joe Douglas, also known as Pops, has been a BONE member since 2011. Joe is a co-founder of the BONE Motorcycle Ministry. Joe currently serves as the Original Chapter Vice President, a position he has held since 2016. Joe previously served as the Original Chapter Sergeant At Arms from 2011 to 2015. Joe is retired and an ordained minister. He has four children, Belinda Land, Deena Johnson, Frances Douglas, and Cody Douglas who is also a member of BONE. Joe rides a 2003 Harley Davidson Anniversary Edition Ultra Classic.

Email: pops@boneministry.com

Nathan "Blade" Coppock

Sergeant AT ARMS

Biography coming soon!

Email: blade@boneministry.com

Harold "Wingnut" Nezat

Treasurer

Harold Nezat, also known as Wingnut, has been a BONE member since 2011. Harold is a co-founder of the BONE Motorcycle Ministry. Harold currently serves as the Original Chapter Treasurer, a position he has held since 2016. Harold previously worked for Coinmach and then owned Pete's Radiator & Automotive Service but is now happily retired. Harold is married to Donna and rides a 2019 Harley Davidson Road Glide.

Email: wingnut@boneministry.com

Eric "Bueller" Farris

Secretary

Eric Farris, also known as Bueller, has been a BONE member since 2018. Eric currently serves as the Original Chapter Secretary, a position he has held since 2019. Eric works as a Maintenance Director and is married to Kara. Eric rides a 2012 Street Glide. When Eric is not riding his motorcycle, he is watching football or playing video games. He is a die-hard Cowboys fan.

Email: bueller@boneministry.com

Billy "Warden" Smith

Chaplain

Biography coming soon!

Email: warden@boneministry.com

Bruce "Whistler" Dodd

Road Captain

Bruce Dodd, also known as Whistler, has been a BONE member since 2014. Bruce currently serves as an Original Chapter Road Captain, a position he has held since 2015. Bruce is retired and has three children, Bruce Jr, Brandi, and Brooke. Bruce rides a 2003 Harley Davidson CVO Aniversary Edition Road King and a 2007 American Ironhorse Texas Chopper.

Email: whistler@boneministry.com

Karl "Special K" Kowalski

Road Captain

Karl Kowalski, also known as Special K, has been a BONE member since 2013. Karl currently serves as an Original Chapter Road Captain, a position he has held since 2015. Karl is a mechanic at Dart Container and is married to Jodi. Together they have two children, Sadie and Jesse. Karl rides a 2017 Harley Davidson Road Glide Ultra.

Email: specialk@boneministry.com

Bill "Wild Bill" Barnes

Road Captain

Bill Barnes, also known as Wild Bill, has been a BONE member since 2017. Bill currently serves as an Original Chapter Road Captain, a position he has held since 2018. Bill was a Regional Sales Manager for Teccor Electronics before retiring. Bill is married to Debra and has four children, Michael, Billy, Jacob, and Lindsay. Bill rides a 2002 Harley Davidson Heritage Classic and a 2016 Harley Davidson Ultra Classic Limited Low.

Email: wildbill@boneministry.com

Tommy "Tommy Boy" Southall

Road Captain

Tommy Southall, also known as Tommy Boy, has been a BONE member since 2017. Tommy currently serves as an Original Chapter Road Captain, a position he has held since 2019. Tommy works as a foreman electrician and is married to Janice. Together they have 2 children, Justin and Billy. Tommy rides a 2013 Road Glide Ultra. Tommy loves spending time with his six grandchildren and repairing electrical antiques.

 

Email: tommyboy@boneministry.com

 

Perry "Sgt Pepper" Sampley

Road Captain

Biography coming soon!

Email: sgtpepper@boneministry.com