James C. "Bodey" Hanson, 65, Decatur, passed away Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at his residence.
James was born July 9, 1947, in Alabama.
He was employed for 30 years at Dolco Packaging. Bodey served during Vietnam with the United States Airforce for three years and with the United States Marines for three years. He was a member of American Legion Post 43, Moose Lodge 1311, Eagles Lodge 2653 and Elks Lodge 993.
James is survived by two sons, Chris and Josh Hanson, both of Bluffton; and four grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Friday at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home with military rites by American Legion Post 43.
Visitation will follow the service at the funeral home until 8 p.m.
Memorials may be made to American Legion Post 43.
Online condolences may be made at www.haggardandsefton.com .