Linda S. Swift


Linda S. “Regie” (Greenwell) Swift, 64, of Oak Bluffs died on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at the Cape Cod Hospital. She was the loving wife of Philip L. Swift.

Regie was born on November 30, 1948 in Louisville, Kentucky to Leonard & Martha (Belle) Greenwell.Regie loved new places and traveled before she settled in Florida where she met Philip. They moved to Martha’s Vineyard and married in 1994. She worked at the Stop & Shop Pharmacy and at Jardin Mahoney.

Regie loved animals, especially horses and dogs. She had prize-winning chickens and ducks that she entered in the annual Ag Fair. She liked fishing and out-fished the best of them. She liked crafts and hiking with Phillip and their dog, Yogi. Her family always called her a free spirit.

In addition to her loving husband, she is survived by her two children, Shawn Estes of Florida and Shelly Feltner on Michigan; two brothers, Mike Greenwell and Buddy Greenwell, both of Florida, four sisters, Marcy Dearth and Judy Stevenson, both of Indiana, and Janice Smith and Patricia Turner, both of Florida, and five grandchildren.

Her memorial service will be held in the fall, date and time to be announced. Donations may be made to the Animal Shelter, PO Box 1829, Edgartown, MA 02539.

Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs. Please visit for online guest book and information.