Thank you ROSALIEESTHER,for the link, I just posted it here. The Link " sign our Obituary Guest Book at savannnahnow.com/obituaries." does not work. Beautiful picture of Callan.
Callan Pinckney - SAVANNAH - Callan Pinckney of Savannah, GA passed away Thursday, March 1, 2012. She lived an amazing life of adventure. Callan also known as Barbara was a Debutante and left Savannah behind in 1961 on a freighter bound for Germany. For more than 10 years, she hitchhiked around the world from Africa to Asia to Europe working odd jobs to survive and going through unbelievable experiences. After arriving back to the United States, she lived in New York and created an extraordinary fitness program called Callanetics. Through Callan's hardwork and determination, Callanetics jumped up to number one on the Bestseller List and received many other awards. She returned back to her roots in Savannah, GA in 1992, where she retired. She truly will be missed. She is predeceased by her Father Eustace B. Pinckney,Jr, Mother Margaret Pfeiffer Pinckney, and a Brother Francis (Bubba) deSales Pinckney. She is survived by her Sister Genevieve (Jane) Middleton, a Sister in Law Elizabeth (Ticky) Pinckney and 8 nieces and nephews. There will be a private burial. Savannah Morning News March 4, 2012 Please sign our Obituary Guest Book at savannnahnow.com/obituaries.
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Thank you for sharing this. She will be sadly missed...
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Callan Pickney Passes Away I am sorry to inform you that Callan Pinckney, creator of the Callanetics exercise method, passed away in her hometown of Savannah, Georgia on Thursday, March 1.
My first encounter with Callan was in 1992 when I initially trained to become a Callanetics Teacher. Through the years, I was fortunate enough to spend time with her and hear firsthand the tales of her adventures and her passion for the exercises she had developed.
Callan will live on through her books and videos - especially through her teachers who will carry on her work with the same pride and dedication she herself possessed.
She will be greatly missed. Rest in peace Callan.
Regards, Pat Kline
Edited by: SHALINDRA at: 3/19/2012 (11:25)
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