Horace Burrell

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Captain
Horace Burrell
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Burrell at a Press Conference in 2012
President of Jamaica Football Federation
In office
2007 – 6 June 2017
Preceded by Crenston Boxhill
Personal details
Born Horace Garfield Burrell
(1950-02-08)8 February 1950
Clarendon
Died 6 June 2017(2017-06-06) (aged 67)
Kingston, Jamaica
Nationality Jamaican
Spouse(s) Lourea Simpson (Divorced)
Relations Orville Richard Burrell (cousin), Portia Simpson-Miller (cousin)
Children Tiphani Burrell
Romario Burrell
Jaeden Burrell
Tahj Burrell (deceased)
Residence Kingston, Jamaica
Alma mater Clarendon College
St Elizabeth Technical High School
Occupation Businessman, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist.

Horace G. Burrell JP OM (8 February 1950 – 6 June 2017), also known as Captain Burrell, was the president of the Jamaica Football Federation, and a Vice-President of CONCACAF. He was also the founder of the Jamaican restaurant chain The Captain's Bakery and Grill and Captain's Aviation Services which he founded in 1995 and 2008 respectively. He died on 6 June 2017 after ailing for some time.[1]

Burrell died of lung cancer on 6 June 2017 in Kingston at the age of 67.[2]

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