Our Story

Cadle Company was established by Tommie Lynn Cadle Morrison in September of 1994. Cadle Auctions is located in historic downtown Calera, Alabama, where Morrison grew up and still resides.

Cadle Company is an estate sale, appraisal, and auction company. We also provide services on-location or in our Calera, Alabama facilities — “Your place or ours!”

Meet the Team

Tommie Lynn Cadle Morrison


Morrison has many years of experience in managing estate sales and auctions for a diversified host of satisfied customers. She is very knowledgeable about antiques, collectibles, equipment, real estate, and personal property.

Morrison has a BS Degree in Education from the University of Montevallo where she also studied Personal Property Appraisal. She has her State of Alabama Real Estate License and is an active member of Certified Appraisers Guild of America and the Missouri Auction School.

She has conducted sales for a variety of customers including:

  • State of Alabama
  • Probate Courts
  • Alabama Baptist Foundation
  • Estate Auctions
  • Business Liquidations
  • Private Collections

Hope Realty

Sue Hope, Broker

Hope has been in the real estate business for over 30 years in the Shelby and Chilton County markets. She markets residential, lake homes and lots, farms, land, and commercial properties.  She does her very best to meet the needs of buyers and sellers with the knowledge she has gained over many years of experience.

Her specialties include Buyer’s Agent, Listing Agent, Commercial R.E., and Notary. She is a member of National Association of Realtors, Alabama Association of Realtors, Birmingham Board of Realtors, Graduate of Realtors Institute; Buyer Broker; Loan Specialist.

Sara Smitherman

Auctioneer, AL845

Sara is an auctioneer for Cadle Company.

She has many years of experience of obtaining top dollar for sellers.