John Ben Shepperd
- Category : 1915-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Split - Small (5)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Limitation 2
American lawyer, businessman, and politician who served as the Secretary of State (1950-1952) and Attorney General (1953–1957) for the U.S. state of Texas. During his tenure as Attorney General, Shepperd actively worked to oppose the Brown v. Board of Education decision mandating racial integration of public schools.
On 6 October 1938, Shepperd married the former Mamie Strieber. The couple had two sons and twin daughters.
Shepperd died of cancer on 8 March 1990 at the age of 74 at his home in Gladewater.