Saturday, MAY 27th 9 A.M.

ABSOLUTE Real Estate & Personal Property Auction

The Estate of Elbert A. Whorton

Home on 33+/- acres with large pond, 2 large pole sheds, fenced and cross fenced with outstanding paved county road frontage.

Selling in tracts, combinations, or as a whole.

Plus tractors, vehicles, trailers, farm equipment, firearms, and more!

Selling on location at 320 County Road 93, Centre, AL

We are privileged to sell the Estate of Mr. Elbert A. Whorton. Swafford Auction Group will sell at ABSOLUTE auction his beautiful 33 +/- acre farm in Centre, Alabama on Cherokee County Road 93 and his personal property.


We will begin the auction at 9 A.M. with firearms and other smalls. Then at 10 A.M. we will sell the real estate, After the real estate is sold we will sell the farm equipment and the remaining personal property.


The real estate consists of 33 +/- acres with a Two Bedroom, One Bath Home, large pond, 2 large pole sheds, excellent road frontage, and the property is fenced and cross fenced.


Tract 1 is 4.7 +/- acres with woods, pasture, great pond access, and paved county road frontage.


Tract 2 is 4.6 /- acres with great pasture, pond access, paved county road frontage, and a small branch on the back side of it.


Tract 3 is 3.3 +/- acres with pasture, great pond access, and paved county road frontage.


Tract 4 is 3.2 +/- acres with great pasture and paved county road frontage.


The home and a 40' x 60' pole shed sit on Tract 5 that contains 1.08 +/- acre. The home has wood siding, a metal roof, and has been updated and recently painted on the inside.


Tracts 6 has 3 +/- acres with great pasture and paved county road frontage.


Tract 7 has 3.3 +/- acres with great pasture and paved county road frontage.


Tract 8 has 3.7 +/- acres and a 40' x 80' pole shed on it. An old home site was on this tract and it has pecan trees on it.


Tracts 9-13 are each 1 to 1.5 +/- acres and all have great pasture and paved county road frontage.


All tracts have county water available as well as power.


This is an outstanding piece of property and is ready to raise cattle or other livestock on.

The property will be offered in tracts, combinations, and back as a whole. 


Some of the personal property includes:

Kubota M6060D Cab 4x4 Tractor with front loader, John Deere 2640A Diesel Tractor, John Deere 310AD Diesel Backhoe, Ford 3400 Diesel with front loader and trencher, 1997 Ford F250 Diesel, 1994 Ford F350 Diesel Dually, 1995 Nissan 4x4 Pickup, 1988 Ford F600 Diesel Bucket Truck, School Bus, Box Truck, New Holland BR740 Baler, Vermeer 504 Super I Baler, KUHN GF 5001 THA Tedder, KUHN SR108 SpeedRake, Livestock Trailers, Horse Trailer, Equipment Trailers, Utility Trailers, Tractor Box Trailers, Royal Traveler Camper, Carriage 5th Wheel Camper, 14’ x 45’ Office Trailer, Implements, Cattle Equipment, Handling Specialty 3K LB Lift, Boats, Antiques, Rifles, Shotguns, Cast Iron Stoves, Cast Iron Cookware, Vintage Items, and Much More!!!

Click any Picture below to begin Gallery

Home Front
Home Side and Back
Tract 6 Looking to Tract 5
40' x 60' Pole Shed on Tract 5
40' x 80' Pole Shed on Tract 8
Pond Dam Middle
Pond Dam Right
Pond Dam Left
Pond (3)
Pond (2)
Tract 3 Looking toward Pond
Tract 3 at Road
Tract 3 and 4 Looking Toward Road
Tract 2 Looking Toward Tract 6,7
Tract 1 to 5 Road Frontage
Tract 1 at Road
Tract 2 at Road
Tract 4 at Road
Tract 4 Looking Toward Pond
Tract 4 looking Toward Tract 1
Tract 4 to Tract 1
Tract 5 and Tract 6  Front Corner
Tract 5 Back Property Line
Tract 5 to Tract 1 Road Frontage
Tract 7 Road Frontage
Tract 8 Road Frontage
Tract 6 Road Frontage
Tract 7 looking to Tract 5
Tract 7 Back
Tract 6 to 8 Road Frontage
Tract 9 to 13 Road Frontage
Tract 13 to 9 Road Frontage
Truck, Tractor, & Trailer
2015 Kubota M6060D Tractor 4x4 450 H
18' Tandem Equipment Trailer
KUHN GF5001 THA Tedder
New Holland BR740 Baler
Vermeer 504 Super I Baler
John Deere 2640A Diesel Tractor
John Deere 310 AD Backhoe
Ford 3400 Diesel Front Loader & Trencher
16' Horse Trailer
14' x 45' Office Trailer
14' Tandem Livestock Trailer
7' Wood & Metal Trailer
10' Utility Trailer
14' Metal Trailer
22' Tandem Trailer
1997 Ford F250 Diesel
1995 Nissan 4x4
1994 Ford F350 Diesel
1988 Ford F600 Diesel Bucket Truck
1991 37' Carriage 5th Wheel Camper
27' Royal Traveler Camper Trailer
Hardee H348 Side Boom Mower
Small Items
Horse Drawn Equipment
John Deere AW Disc Harrows
M&W Hay Clipper HC6
Hesston 1006 Hay Disc Mower
Fuel Tank
Fort DMD 2060 Hay Disc Mower
Ford 700 Diesel w 20' Box
ARCO Transmission Fluid Tank
1984 International S1700 Blue Bird Bus
53' Utility Box Trailer
45' Trail Mobile Box Trailer
20' Pontoon Boat Trailer
12' Tandem Trailer
22.5' Tandem Trailer
Truck Fuel Tank with Pump
Lee–Enfield No. 4 MK1 Rifle
Winchester Mod. 67 .22 Rifle
Winchester Mod. 97 12 GA
H & R Pardner 410
Stevens Mod. 311A 12 GA DB
Savage Mod. 64 .22 Rifle
Savage Fox B Series H 12 GA DB
Remington Speedmaster Mod. 552 .22 Rifle
Revelation 410 Pump
Remington Mod. 7400 30-06 Rifle w Tasco Scope
Remington Mod. 1100 12 GA
Mossberg 410 Pump
Moosberg .22 Rifle
Mauser Modelo Argentino 1891  7.65x53mm Rifle
Marlin Mod. 30 AW 30-30 Rifle
Marlin Goose Gun Mod. 55 12 GA
Amaddio Rossi Mod. 62 .22 Rifle
Handling Specialty Inc 3K LB Lift
Taylor Way Single Disc Harrows
Taylor Way Double Disc Harrows
Hudson Industries Oil & Water Separation System
250 Gallon Reservoir
Ford 7' Scrape Blade
Allis Chalmers Disc Harrows
20' Beam & 24 I Beam
6' Rotary Cutter
15.5 ' Pillars
18' to 22' Beams
Trapper Scales
Weights and Scales
Truck Tool Boxes
Troy Bilt 2200 PSI 4.5 HP Pressure Washer
Wire Rack
Winch Pulling Cable Machine
Vintage Scythes
Wagons and Taylor Tot Stroller
Wash Boards
Vintage Telephones
Round Oak Duplex Stove
Pontoon Boats
Jon Boat
Rocking Chairs
Priefert Calf Feeder
Pentax Camera
Polaroid 104 Land Camera & Case
Pipe Wrenches
Mule Collar and Hames Mirror
Mosler Safe
Monitor Washing Machine
Mercury 9.9 Outboard
Maytag Washing Machine (2)
Maytag Washing Machine Motor
Maytag Washing Machine
King O Heat Stove
Johnson Sea Horse Outboard
Howe Scales
Hoop Cheese Slicer
Hand Tools
Hames & Single Trees
Hay Ring (2)
Hay Ring
Herd Sure-Feed Broadcaster
Fireplace Items
Fire King Cabinet & Sentry Safe
Chain Binders
Custom Bench
Cast Iron Wash Pots
Cast Iron Cookware
Cattle Panels
Cattle Bunk Feeders
Churns and Jugs
Cosmo 500 Spreader
Campbells Soup Display
Brass Items
Big Boy Toy
Charlie Weaver Bartender Toy
Baker Stove Works Stove
Assorted Wood Items
Anvil and Stand
Assorted Cans
50's Chevrolet Parts

Things to know for this auction:


Auction Site: On location at 320 County Road 93, Centre, AL 35960


Directions to Auction Site: From Centre at the intersection of AL Hwy 9 and Hwy 411 (Waffle King), take Hwy 411 toward Cave Spring 11 miles to County Road 45 and turn left, go 2.4 miles to County Road 16 and turn left, go 6/10 of a mile to County Road 93 and turn right (Friendship Baptist Church), auction site is 3/10 of a mile on the right.


From Downtown Cave Spring, GA (Red Light) take Hwy 411 toward Centre 10 miles to County Road 45 and turn right, go 2.4 miles to County Road 16 and turn left, go 6/10 of a mile to County Road 93 and turn right (Friendship Baptist Church), auction site is 3/10 of a mile on the right.


Previews: Saturday, May 20th from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. and Friday, May 26th from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.


Registration: You may register on Friday May 26th at the preview or registration begins 1 hour prior to auction start time. All interested persons must register to bid prior to bidding.


Terms:  All real estate and personal property is being sold "ABSOLUTE" to the highest bidder.


There is a 10 % Buyer’s Premium on the Real Estate that will be added to Purchaser’s bid to arrive at the final bid price. The ten percent (10%) Buyer's Premium is due on day of auction for the Real Estate and will serve as the deposit. The deposit will be held in escrow until closing. Balance due at closing. Closing will be held on or before June 27th, 2017. This sale is not contingent on a potential buyer’s ability to obtain financing.


There is a 10% Buyer’s Premium on all personal property that will be added to Purchaser’s bid to arrive at the final bid price. All personal property must be paid in full on day of auction.


All property is being sold "AS IS" without any warranties, guarantees, or promises.


All applicable sales tax will be charged unless buyer has Tax Exempt status.


All personal property items are to be PAID in FULL on day of auction prior to removal.


Special Note on Firearms: The following is the registration fee for the firearms: 1- 5 firearms is $20, 6-10 firearms is $40, 11-15 firearms is $60, etc. The registration fee is paid directly to BJs Gun Shop prior to receiving the firearms. If a purchaser fails background check no refund will be given by Swafford Auction and Seller will retain the firearm(s). Firearms can be picked up on Monday, May 29th after 11 a.m. All firearms must be picked up at BJs Gun Shop located at 996 Cedar Bluff Road Centre, Alabama 35960.


Survey Fee: A new survey will be performed on the property. The survey fee is due and payable by the Purchaser on the day of auction.


Forms of Payment: Cash, personal checks, and all major credit/debit cards accepted. A 13% Buyer’s Premium will be charged on all credit/debit card transactions.


Concessions: Concessions will be available for both Breakfast and Lunch.