Evelyn Jackson says she couldn't have found a better way to contribute.

When tiny Catlett Community Church in North Georgia decided to make a passel of dresses this summer, it turned to the retired sewing plant employee.

"When they asked me to make the dresses, I said, 'That's right up my alley,'" recalls Jackson, 77, who had worked for Ely & Walker shirtmakers in LaFayette, Ga., for 25 years.

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