H. Johnson & Sons Funeral Directors, Banks

With our Unattended Funeral from £995 and our Attended Funeral from £1,995, our Banks Funeral Directors will help arrange a fitting farewell for your loved one.
BASED ON 4 reviews
Rating 5.0

About our Banks funeral home

We are H Johnson & Sons Funeral Directors on Ralph’s Wife’s Lane in Banks. For over a century, we have made the lives of the families of the Southport community a little easier when organising a funeral service for a loved one.

You can rely on us to be there. Our funeral home is purpose built, with your comfort in mind, so you can put your trust in us to ensure you and your loved one will be treated with the utmost respect and quality.

We believe life with those we love is deeply personal, which is why we will tailor every aspect of the day and service to suit all your needs. It is our aim to ensure the funeral service is beautifully organised and pays tribute to the way your loved one lived their life.

We have experience in catering for all types of funerals, so no matter what your preference or belief is we will arrange a fitting funeral.

For your ease, we are located close to Hundred End, Mere Brow, Tarleton and Hesketh Bank and just down the road from Ribble Estuary National Nature Reserve.

We are here to help you at all times, from our funeral home in Banks and our other H Johnson Funeral Directors in Churchtown, Southport. You can call us 24 hours a day, and a member of our team will be there to assist you every step of the way.

Our Unattended funeral is available for £995, without compromising on the quality of the service that is delivered. Our Attended funeral includes a service and can be tailored however you wish, whether that be a traditional ceremony or a colourful celebration of life.
Call us today on 01704 551666 to talk through your personal requirements.

What we offer

  • Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
  • Arrangements that are tailored to meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
  • Memorials and tributes
  • Prepaid funeral plans
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Funeral Services with distinction

We are proud to be part of Dignity Funerals, a collection of the UK's finest funeral directors, with each and every one committed to setting superior standards.

Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
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99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
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97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

With two packages available, we will be able to arrange the funeral you have in mind for your loved one.

If you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary funeral with a service, you should consider our Attended Funeral. If you want us to arrange a simple cremation without mourners present, our Unattended Funeral may better suit your needs.

View our Standardised Price List and Additional Options Price List.
  • The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
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    Our costs from
    £995
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    The Unattended Funeral

    The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our costs from
    £995
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
    The Unattended Funeral
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  • The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
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    Our costs from
    £1,995
    Plus £1,234 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,234 estimated third party costs
    The Attended Funeral

    The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our costs from
    £1,995
    Plus £1,234 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,234 estimated third party costs
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
    The Attended Funeral
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Where to find us

Address

1A Ralph's Wifes Lane
Banks PR9 8ER
GB

Directions and Parking

You can find us opposite St. Stephen's Church.

There is free parking at our funeral home, and along Ralph's Wifes Lane.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Outside of normal hours, visits can be made by appointment only.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 15:15
Tuesday09:00 - 15:15
Wednesday09:00 - 15:15
Thursday09:00 - 15:15
Friday09:00 - 15:15
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

24 Hour Availability

Outside of our funeral home’s opening times, we are available 24 hours a day by phone.
Call 24 hours on 01704 505252

Frequently asked questions

  • When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.


  • You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.


  • Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.


  • If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.


  • Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.


Reviews of our services

5.0
Rating 5.0
based on 4 reviews
Rating 5.0
Throughout my mum's and then my brothers funeral, H Johnsons and Sons office in Banks where professional, very understanding and helpful. They provided help and valued advice when needed. I have taken out my own funeral plan with them because of their professional work. The ladies at the Banks office are outstanding and made my tasks with both funerals easier to deal with.
Response from H. Johnson & Sons Funeral Directors
Your kind words mean a great deal to the team who always work very hard to deliver great care.
Rating 5.0
The staff were respectful and courteous at all times - they were extremely helpful at guiding us through the whole process in fine detail. They were in regular contact with us, giving updates and information in a timely manner. I would not hesitate to use their service again if needed-special thank yous to Peter and Louise, who were amazing.
Response from H. Johnson & Sons Funeral Directors
Your feedback is so valuable to us and we would like to say thank you. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that you confided in us as a team to take care of your loved one.
Rating 5.0
Lovely staff that went above and beyond with my brothers funeral. Nothing was too much and they took a lot of pressure and worries off me. 24 hours a day you can talk, cry, scream or ask questions. If you're looking for personal, friendly, caring and respectful directors then look no further.
Response from H. Johnson & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your experience with us on your online review. I am glad that our staff went above and beyond to deliver the service you expected and that we were able to provide you with the knowledge and understanding of a difficult situation and make things easier for you.
Rating 5.0
The service provided was excellent. Kind,caring dignified staff in all areas from beginning to end.
Response from H. Johnson & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your online review. We are glad that we were respectful of your needs at such a difficult time and that the service was carried out to your satisfaction.
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