MBE for services to the community in Fivemiletown.

MBE for services to the community in Fivemiletown.

JOHN George Burrell

JOHN George Burrell has been awarded an MBE for services to the community in Fivemiletown.
Mr Burrell, who is originally from Lurgan, became Vice-Principal of Fivemiletown College in 1961.
After being put on the Vestry, Mr Burrell raised almost £12,000 by organising dances for a new parochial hall for St John's Church, Fivemiletown .
After being Vice-Principal in Fivemiletown College for 10 years, Mr Burrell became Headmaster in 1971, a role he held for 26 years.


Other honour recipients include Sarah Thompson, Linda Black, Stephen McCoy, Sgt James Clifford Campbell and Tony O'Reilly.


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