M. Rushton Funeral Directors


100 Marshside Road, Southport, PR9 9TG.

Telephone:  01704 214118


"Highly recommended, lovely and caring not like all the rest, a pleasure to deal with ".  Mrs Barrowclough

"One of the nicest families you could meet. This is an independent family run business, where you will get the personal touch".  Mrs Drittler

"The only choice for funeral and bereavement care. The hard work & dedication Michael Rushton and his wife Michelle have put in is immense.  The service and care they give is second to none!".  Ms Cooper

"If anyone can be sympathetic and compassionate with people its you guys, such a lovely couple".  Mrs Bibby

"Your such a lovely couple and very caring".  Miss Baker

"We are always very touched by the lovely comments we receive.  We truly care about our clients as if they were our own family & always do everything we can to make the funeral experience as comfortable as possible, to minimise stress, as we understand what a heartbreaking time this can be.  It is so lovely when we hear back from families to say they have really appreciated everything we have done &  we are always extremely grateful.  The thanks, however, should go to every one of our clients & families, as it is an absolute honour & privilege for us to provide this service for our local community."


Mike & Michelle Rushton


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"Kind and caring couple who have compassion and respect for the bereaved.  Dedicated and there for people 24 hours a day.  I would very highly recommend M. RUSHTON Funeral Directors, family run and independent".  Mrs Marshall

"Thank you both so much for all your guidance, help and support in organising the funeral arrangements for our loved one.  You did an absolutely brilliant job".  Mrs Rimmer

"Can't think of a nicer couple to do such an important job and to give the care and respect people deserve". Mrs Woodward

"His ability to guide families through the complexities of arranging a funeral, organising the necessary legal requirements surrounding a death and saying farewell to a loved one was exemplary.  We need a funeral director of his calibre in our community.  His working here will provide families with much needed independent funeral directorship". Rev'd Canon, Southport.

"Michelle and Michael, words can not thank you enough for the help and support you have given us at this very sad time".  Mrs Cox & Mrs Williams

"When my father passed away, who Michael knew well, I can honestly say the service that we received was more than anyone would ever expect".  Mr Martin

"Michael and Michelle, thank you for all of your care, help and support.  You have been amazing and looked after us so very well.  I really appreciate all you have done".  Ms Osborne

"I can honestly say Michael is the best, most respectful funeral director I have met, he is a credit to the profession".  Mrs Harpin

"Michael and Michelle, thank you for all your help and guidance through our sad time, and most of all thank you for caring".  Mrs Howarth & Family

"We would like to thank Michael & Michelle Rushton for making a very sad occasion go as smoothly as possible.  The way you have both treated us is something we will never forget.  Thank you for helping us give ... the send off he deserved.  Thank you also for your great care and professionalism looking after  ... and your kind words of support".  Mrs Jackson & Family

"We've just got back from … everything went so well , it was perfect thank you very very much for doing such a wonderful job.  I'm just so grateful that … recommended you, fantastic.  Thank you again".  Mrs Bruce

"Thank you both so much for being there for … and I.  You were wonderful and so kind to us and helped us get through this sad time.  My dad was my best friend and I will love and miss him forever and he would be pleased for the way you have looked after him and us.  I will recommend you anytime."  Miss Galvin

"Michael, Michelle and the team were excellent. They were so kind and considerate throughout all the preparations for mums funeral, and they made everything as easy as possible. Nothing was too much trouble. They broke down the (very reasonable) price so everything was clear, and they were transparent with the costs which was reassuring. I would recommend to anyone looking for a kind, compassionate and person centred service. Thank you to you all".  Mrs Coates

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