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Dahrron Ontraia Moss obituary | The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette


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Dahrron Ontraia Moss, age 47 of Cave Springs, Ark., passed away on May 10, 2024. He was born on September 15, 1976 in Helena, Ark., the son of Lionel Moss and Denise Olloway. Dahrron attended Helena-West Helena Central High School. After graduating, he attended the University of Arkansas where he was a member of the Razorback football team. Dahrron began his law enforcement career in 2001 with the Fayetteville Police Department before transferring to the Bentonville Police Department. During his tenure with the Bentonville Police Department, he served in a variety of positions including patrol duty, as a School Resource Officer at Bentonville High School and as a detective in the Criminal Investigation Division before resigning to pursue opportunities in the school district transportation industry and ultimately at the Walmart corporation. He was a member of the Bentonville Church of Christ. Dahrron devoted many years to volunteering as a football coach for numerous organizations, a role he deeply cherished. Coaching children and young adults brought him immense joy as he made countless meaningful connections and took pride in witnessing their personal growth into exceptional individuals. Dahrron is put to death by his grandfather, Malvin Olloway; his grandmother Anna Twilley and his cousin Dalvin Franklin. He is survived by his wife Karie Moss; (Three) daughters Shonqawnicka Layton, Dahranesha Vann (her husband Alexander Vann) and Lauryn Moss; (Two) sons Anthony “AJ” Moss and Austin Moss; a granddaughter, Hudsyn Vann, his mother Denise Olloway; his father Lionel Moss; his maternal grandmother Ira Olloway; his brother Marlowe Alexander and his wife Vanessa; his sisters Jasmine Moss and Vermisha Hillard; his father and mother-in-law John and Mary Juarez; brother-in-law Joe Juarez; sister-in-law Lily Juarez; (Four) nephews Rodrigo and Santiago Juarez, Trey Earl and Sebastian Alexander and (two) nieces Madison Juarez and Marnae Alexander. Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 16 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Nelson-Berna Funeral Home in Rogers. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at the Bentonville Church of Christ with burial to follow at Pinnacle Memorial Gardens in Rogers. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. To sign the online guestbook, please visit

Published on May 15, 2024