Tributes have been paid to a much loved Southport man who has passed away.

Kevin Dawson sadly passed away in the early hours of yesterday morning (Tuesday August 4th) suddenly.

Kevin’s mother was by his side as he passed away suddenly.

The much loved Sandgrounder was 43.

His funeral is set to take place on Thursday, August 13th and mourners are asked to meet at Kevin’s house for 10.30 am before following the funeral procession to Duke Street Cemetery.

A wake will be held following the service at the Railway Club on Sussex Road.