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.



© 2021 by Swafford Auction Group, LLC R. Shane Swafford ASL #1589 AL Broker #58627 GANR #2635 GA Broker #180063 

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