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Edmond seamstress battles blood disorder

Betty is working on her latest project, a royal blue gown for a customer graduating from medical school. Photo by Rebecca Walters.

Rebecca Walters

March 30, 2017

“The doctors, they told me I wouldn’t live past 5, 10, 20 years old. ‘You will die soon’, they told me,” said Betty Sowah, who turned 60 years old a few weeks ago. “Now I’m here, running my business.” Betty owns and operates Nai-Aakor Fashions, a professional sewing and alterations s...

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