Evelyn M. Earley, 80, of Chester, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 23, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty years, Arthur W. Earley; sisters, Hope Wakefield and Phyllis Perry; brother, Dayton B. Dunham, Jr.; grandchildren, Norman David and Cory Joseph Landis. Evelyn was a much-loved mother. She is survived by her children, Michael (Ginny), Larry (Sheila), Renay Landis (Norman) and Joann Jackson (Kacey Platt); sister, Gloria Wakefield; grandchildren, Kimberly, Christopher, and Bobby Earley, Amanda Landis, and Noah Jackson; three great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. No visitation is scheduled. A graveside service will be held at 2 pm Tuesday at Sunset Memorial Park, Chester, VA.